Vital Signs

A wonderful vacation puts newlyweds in a tailspin

By Pamela Grim|Friday, September 1, 2000
"If there are any doctors on this flight, could they please identify themselves by ringing the flight attendant call light?" "I'm an ER doctor," I told the flightattendant."Well," she said, "she's back here."In the last pair of seats sat a pleasant-looking young man and woman. She was sobbing loudly."Hey," I said. "I'm a doctor. What's going on?"The young man looked up at me in bewilderment. "She's crying. I don't know why." "You're traveling from Miami?" "We're on our honeymoon," the man said,...

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