A view from the beachBMJ 2009; 338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b2168 (Published 03 June 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b2168
- Kinesh Patel, junior doctor, London
I’m on honeymoon at the moment, sitting on an idyllic beach on an island off the coast of Thailand. Which, as I am sure you can imagine, makes writing my next column a bit more taxing than usual.
What do you suppose my greatest fear is (aside from the constant war of attrition I am losing with the local mosquitoes)? Being robbed? No—in fact it seems safer than parts of London here. Losing my luggage? Again, not too much of a concern. The bags are carried by hand from the aircraft …