When Nurses Found Solace in Song

Wonder Guchu, The Herald (Harare), January 16, 2008 Harare - A hospital
is a boring place sometimes. What with hours and hours in the company
of the ailing and the maimed? What with the quiet nights when everybody
else has gone to bed? The hospital is a very empty place sometimes -
empty emotionally. Thrown in such a situation, creative souls do not
allow themselves to die emotionally but find ways of fighting the
emptiness and conquer that gnawing loneliness. Fifty-four years ago at
one such hospital in the then Salisbury, a group of bored nurses who
had nothing to do after work and during the weekend came together to
have some fun. ... When