Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.

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VERY busy two days. We're getting portable, bedside ultrasound machines for our emergency department, and everyone who works there is getting a crash course in basic ultrasound technique. The room is freezing. This is annoying for us, but must be worse for the models, who have to lie in the cold with their tummies exposed, covered with cold ultrasound gel-goop.

Elsewhere in the news, the contractors are here and have managed to kill the power to my dryer. >.<

meaning: refine, knead, train
未練 == miren == lingering affection, attachment, regret, reluctance
練り上げる == neriageru == to train up, to discipline
Left radical is 'thread' (糸), right is a character only found in Chinese meaning 'select'. Henshall suggests taking the right radical as 'east' (東), and as a mnemonic:  'Refined threads from the East.'


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