“When one jumps over the edge, one is bound to land somewhere.’
– D.H. Lawrence
I wasn’t there yesterday and, ah.. doesn’t look like I’m gonna make it today. According to Mr. Lawrence then, I am nowhere. “What are the ramifications of a no show”? I’m not sure what it means for you, but I can tell you this – it has an awful lot to do with mediocrity. Who can be satisfied with that? For example, I love Italian food but would I want to eat it every night of the week forever? No! After awhile I would begin to crave something else, anything else. Variety is the most necessary condiment in my recipe for life.
That’s it. Maybe I need to look at life as I would a recipe. Check. Next – what kind of recipe would I like to prepare? Gourmet? Low-cal? Meal-in-Minutes? Casserole-on-the-Go? Damn! Who knew there was such an endless list of choices. “How long would I like to spend in the kitchen?” “Geez, hadn’t thought about it ’til now”. Do I really have a choice?” “No, not really. And by the way, the ingredients do have an expiration date. That sour smell? Think it’s coming from you….”