Save Yourself First

There’s no point in throwing people a life preserver when you’re in a boat with holes in it.

There are several articles which describe stages of financial status in essentially this order:

Survival
Stability
Security
Success
Significance

Such as: thrivingonpurpose.com/blog/the-5-levels-from-survival-to-significance/

Survival is basically, well, at least you aren’t dead. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Continue reading “Save Yourself First”

Chivalry Is Dead. Pick Up The Flag.

So, a couple of days ago I’m hanging out with two female friends of mine in this bar that has an outdoor area with no regulation…

By no regulation, I mean we’re all dependent upon each other’s sense of decency and self-awareness not to end up invading someone else’s personal space.

The layout lends itself to people moving chairs around and reconfiguring the layout of the small tables. It’s not like a rigidly set up rank and file of seats and tables.

Setup

So I’m sitting in a corner spot. Nobody’s going to get my space unless they sit down right next to me, which isn’t going to happen. One of the gals is sitting to my right on a corner bench space 90 degrees to my right, so it’s the same deal for her. The other one’s sitting to my left in a chair which is perfectly lined up with our small table, so basically, we’re perfectly lining three of the four sides of a small square table. Continue reading “Chivalry Is Dead. Pick Up The Flag.”