What do you see nurse when you look at me poem?
Is that what you‘re thinking, is that what you see? Then open your eyes, nurse, you‘re looking at ME… I‘ll tell you who I am, as I sit here so still; As I rise at your bidding, as I eat at your will.
What do you see by Phyllis McCormack?
What do you see, nurse, what do you see? What are you thinking, when you look at me- A crabbit old woman, not very wise, Uncertain of habit, with far-away eyes, Who dribbles her food and makes no reply When you say in a loud voice, I do wish you‘d try.
What do dementia poems show?
Is that what you see? Then open your eyes, nurse; you‘re not looking at me. I‘ll tell you who I am as I sit here so still, As I do at your bidding, as I eat at your will.
Who wrote the poem What do you see nurses?
“Crabbit “, also variously titled “Look Closer”, “Look Closer Nurse“, “Kate”, “Open Your Eyes” or “What Do You See?”, is a poem written in 1966 by Phyllis McCormack, then working as a nurse in Sunnyside Hospital, Montrose.
What do you see dignity in care?
The What Do You See? Is a DVD available from Amanda Waring.com. Amanda Waring is the co-author of this training DVD which depicts a woman who is pleading to be seen for who she really is; she is not ‘just an old woman’ but someone who has lived a full life, has feelings and emotions.
When I get older I will wear purple?
Jenny Joseph, whose poem Warning was twice voted Britain’s favourite poem, has died at the age of 85. It is perhaps best known for its opening lines: “When I am an old woman I shall wear purple / With a red hat that doesn’t go, and doesn’t suit me.”
Who wrote the poem the old woman?
Arun Kolatkar, an Indian poet, wrote in both Marathi and English. An exceptional graphic artist, he is considered as the premiere Indian poet. Kaolatkar’s poem “An Old Woman” follows a formal structure in three-line stanzas or triplets. The lines are short but always with a pattern of two stressed syllables.