don’t get lost in the games. Track the time and effort you put into them, and don’t let it become out of balance with the rest of your life.
These young women of Vivaldi may have won the hearts of a suitor, but they certainly had no opportunity to fall in love with the men. What are the odds that the marriage, which was barely more than arranged marriages, would be happy?
you never know whose day you will make just through what should be common courtesy.
The reality is that we are, all of us, growing and changing. My thoughts on the subject are, no doubt, different from my thoughts even a few months ago, or hours for that matter.
I’ll miss the students this year, as I have missed all of my students throughout my career. But I’m happy knowing they’re on to bigger and better things.
today I have a different perspective from a friend of mine. In this case, my friend has been pushed out of a job based on age
it’s stunning to me that after all of these years, I’m clearly still reeling from this loss, very hurt, and still way more vocal than I should be. Nine years, a heart attack, two job losses later, and many years of living off of the charity of others, and she’s still the one that hurts me.
One lesson is not to confuse lesion with lesson, as my spell checker keeps wanting to change the word lesson. I have no idea why; maybe it’s a bad omelet.
While the government touts a “strong economy” based on the wealthy becoming wealthier, it seems to be that the economy is unable to even support traditional workers. Companies are becoming better at finding ways to take money from the working class, and increasing their profit as they do, and in return making for a stronger stock market, but eventually, this points to economic disaster.
He walked past me without so much as an acknowledgment of my presence, and proceeded to give his wife a passionate, deep and long kiss. I felt a little bit uncomfortable, in fact, and as I began to wonder if I should just let them have their privacy and leave, he broke, turned to me and introduced himself.