...of the moment
"Once you can accept the universe as matter expanding into nothing that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy. "
--Albert Einstein (thought it sounds a little too good to be true, quote-wise.)
Thinking about listening to iPod while working, the theory that it's kind of a way of burning off surplus attention energy that could otherwise lead to distraction. It can be a delicate balance; if it's difficult work, I need all that energy, so silence is best-- and the easier the work is the more interesting the music can be.
Is looking for love like job hunting? Both seem less about showing your awesomeness and more finding someone ready for someone like you.
Also, love and job hunting; in both worlds, you just don't know what's really going on, and when it's a rejection, you might never know why.
Boston is kind of an ideal city, save for the climate. And maybe it's that way just to
weed out the weak keep it from getting too crowded.