Wow! Perhaps this is part of the survival techniques for this type of life…to write things like this you can point to at “review” time. Dunno, but I think that you should consider that by doing this you make it worse for each an every up and coming generation. This is why I think that in my 40 years of working I have seen the number of holidays shrink. It used to be a given that one would get the Friday after Thanksgiving off, but that is now not so…the one weekend long enough for travel so families can get together is now no longer a given. In the 21st century, I evaluated the truth of work life balance rhetoric by asking that simple question, will I get the Friday after Thanksgiving off? If not then I knew it was empty words and I would have to fight for every minute of personal time…presuming I even took the job

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