On the Full Package

by HelluvaGirl

Today I was asking myself and the Woman I Love: why can't we have everything we want in one place, in one person? Why is it like that: everything you don't care much about is for your taking, but all you desire is forbidden, close-to-impossible and/or too complicated?  It's because given the full package we would not evolve any more, she said. We would not grow, strive or work hard. We would have all we want - our existence would lose the stimulus, the purpose - we would die. That's brilliant. And true - and now that I write about it, I remember the family I used to have. It was precisely that for years before I started to fade away. I had all one could possibly want - what I've always wanted, right? - and it demoralised me in the end. Maybe I was not mature enough to handle it - now it would be different. But still. The full package, the dream-come-true is risky. It's like the jackpot: you've heard what happens to people after the big win. It's a different story when you are earning the million dollars. You set your priorities and accept that certain things will have to go out of the picture. Guess I will have to work on my priorities then.Facebooktwittergoogle_pluspinterestmailFacebooktwittergoogle_pluspinterestmail
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