Sarah Jane has no career aspirations; all she wants is to leave school, work as a cashier at Woolworths, and get married. Then everything changes and she finds herself wearing a fluorescent pink uniform and studying to get into nursing school. What inspired this surprising change of direction? What happens when she leaves home to live in a garrison town with a housemate who is a party animal? The big question being, is she really cut out to be a nurse?
Let's start at the beginning with Sarah Jane as a 16-year-old country girl, a bit old fashioned, but who has a mischievous sense of humor, and who suddenly decides she wants to be a nurse!