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Subject:  Re: Any stress with bare bones? Date:  5/29/2004  10:52 PM
Author:  tmeri Number:  615 of 1490

I have trouble understanding a philosophy wherein you give up (or recognize lack of) all control.

Not to try to speak for workwayless, but I understood her statement to mean that you can't really control for all the things that can happen, so at some point you have to just quit work and hope that the worst doesn't happen. That presumes, of course, that you've already prepared for all the things you know are pretty likely to happen and have some contingency just in case. Even intercst, with all of his millions, could be bankrupted by things not within his control. No one really has control of everything.

- tmeri
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