A for anal retentive

Have you ever wondered why, in the world of emergency services, a world defined primarily by things way beyond our control, a world that exists specifically to handle problems and mitigate emergencies that other people cause, a world probably better suited for personnel with an easy-going disposition, we are surrounded by mostly Type A personalities?

3 thoughts on “A for anal retentive”

  1. The non-sarcastic reason is that EMS allows us to set up a small world (our ambulance) where we control everything, regardless of what happens outside.

    The sarcastic answer is that we thrive on hopeless causes.

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