As I wake, daily, I remind myself. To be thankful for what remains. To sustain an operating timeline of ten years. To be ready for growth of a thousandfold in a day. And to be ready for complete annihilation in ten seconds. This has been my life for 10-15 years past, and I wonder if it will always be so.


He: It's just my way of saying that I miss you.
She: Otherwise, are you happy?
He: Well happiness is a daily priority, and it is expressed in work. You know how people's profiles are filled with a "I want to travel the world, and vaca here and there -type of nonsense?" That's how I think about being with women. Ideal, but logistically and financially impossible.