Just upset


I was watching a show where a man and woman were having an argument. The woman was trying to explain that something which had happened was not a big deal.

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The Olympics, the World Series, the Stanley Cup, the Superbowl, the World Cup. People train their whole lives for the chance to compete. A lifetime of physical and mental exertion and it all comes down to one day - to a few minutes. You wake up and know that by breakfast tomorrow it will all be over. Today is subtly different from all the days that have come before.

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The writeoff


Sometimes it’s a writeoff, and the best thing to do is just to start over.

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Making the best of a bad situation


One compelling option for making the best of a bad situation is to shake things up by doing something that probably won’t work - or at least something you wouldn’t normally do. You’ll probably learn something, and really, how much worse could things realistically get?

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Less direct, still counts


There are a million paths to the goal. There always are. Some are obvious, but some are not. If you’re having trouble, maybe you can find a way around.

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