Being patient

After Jeannie described receptionist as dramatic character whom patients and medical staff call by nickname

Sarah: Does he know people call him Mr. [name]?

Jeannie: I think he likes it, so he sort of perpetuates the sick cycle.

Nurse: The doctor will be in soon.

Jeannie: Tell him to make it snappy. I’ve got things to do too.

Jeannie: I understand if people need to see it this way, but don’t tell me this is a fucking journey.

Commenting on house-sale process as former real-estate agent

Jeannie: It will happen when it’s supposed to happen, which is probably now-ish.

After Sarah hooked up new cable box for Jeannie, whose partner said she wouldn’t have started by the time he got home

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