The Gurney Keeps Rolling

Nana Dadzie Ghansah
3 min readSep 22, 2021

By Nana Dadzie Ghansah

They are rolled down the hallway in a special gurney to the first stop on their journey to eternal rest. They are those who did not make it. Those who, despite our best efforts, lose the fight.

Before the pandemic broke out, one would see the gurney rolling down the hallway rarely. Maybe once every other month or longer.

Nana Dadzie Ghansah

An anesthesiologist, photographer, writer, and poet. He lives and works in Lexington, Kentucky.