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What a muddled pandemic year for this ICU nurse

14 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

This past year has been a slog for Camille Coelho.
It got worse Thursday while she was walking the shoreline with her son's lab, Lucy, looking for sea glass.
The 54-year-old nurse in South Shore Hospital's intensive care unit found herself stuck past her knees in the low-tide mud on Constitution Beach in Eastie.
“It's a great metaphor for the year,” she told the Herald after firefighters pulled her out. “I can't believe it. I stepped in mud and pretty soon it was up to my knees and I was stuck.”
A few good Samaritans rushed to help, but it just seemed safer to call in the professionals...
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