Tag Archives: habits

Excess

In the series “Downton Abbey” the viewer is lead to a scene where the preparations for a big and important meal have been finished.  Cora, the current Lady Grantham, escorts the Dowager Lady Grantham to the doorway of the dining … Continue reading

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Almost Anything Can Happen

I recently read about a man who had been incarcerated for 39 years for a crime he repeatedly denied having committed. After 39 years someone came forward and admitted that he had lied at the trial and that the convicted … Continue reading

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Flexibility And Willingness

There is a wonderful episode in the television series “The Big Bang Theory” where obsessive compulsive Sheldon had a fight with his neighbor Penny.  For Sheldon and many of us as well each day of the week has its assigned … Continue reading

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A Choice Cannot Be Un-made

I was watching an episode in the television series “Locked Up Abroad” which featured a young man who assumed that laws do not apply to him!  He believed that with his charm he could talk himself out of any consequences … Continue reading

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Fear and a Sense of Superiority

All one has to do is travel to realize that everyone is not like us!  Shaking the head in a horizontal direction in most countries means “no” while in India it means “yes”.  In Hindi language the voice lowers in … Continue reading

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Striving to Keep Out What Frightens Us

Recently I made a trip to New York City.  The weather was so perfect that I just couldn’t stand being inside so I walked down Fifth Avenue until I came to Central Park where I veered off into the park.  … Continue reading

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