There’s something wrong with sitting in the airport with franchise pizza. I should be able to get a whole pizza delivered for what they charge for just one slice. Could be me.
“Don’t let your imagination be crushed by life as a whole. Don’t try to picture everything bad that could possibly happen. Stick with the stuation at hand, and ask, ‘Why is this so unbearable? Why can’t I endure it?” You’ll be embarrassed to answer.
Then remind yourself that past and future have no power over you. Only the present – and even that can be minimized. Just mark off its limits. And if your mind tries to claim that it can’t hold out against that … Well, then, heap shame upon it.”
Marcus Aurelius Meditations Book VIII Chapter 36
Like, missing the part that goes boom. Or doesn’t go whoosh anymore.
Pour some sugar on it
Admire the tenacity for maximum exposure.
I saw this and my immediate response was to rush and try one on for size.