. . . place, way of being, rapid pace, and so forth.
A doctor, Mary, was in the middle of her residency.
She called me up before class started.
Mary asked if it was okay if she missed classes and assignments.
"Sure," I said.
The busy doctor attended every class, and even found the time to go with us to galleries on a Saturday.
Mary reported that she needed that walk around the block with her camera.
She didn't give in to her supervisor's criticism of her taking a few hours out for a class.
Mary knew she was a better doctor to her patients if she was able to pick up a camera.