Matthew D.S. Klein, MD
Klein M.; The Knight of Faith. Ann Intern Med. 1998;128:1040-1042. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-128-12_Part_1-199806150-00018
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1998;128(12_Part_1):1040-1042.
“The Knights of the Infinite Resignation are easily recognized: their gait is gliding and assured. Those on the other hand who carry the jewel of Faith are likely to be delusive, because their outward appearance bears a striking resemblance to … Philistinism.”
Soren Kierkegaard, Fear and Trembling
A team of doctors was circled around a bed in the intensive care unit of the county hospital. The boy before them had just at that moment raised his head and disgorged a stream of blood into the air. It fell with a slap onto his white sheets and dripped off the side of the bed onto the floor. The bells on his monitors were clanging and the nurses were hustling about, offering him a basin and wiping up the blood on the floor.
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