[ale] Philosophical question
mnmagee at earthlink.net
Fri Feb 13 09:07:31 EST 2004
On Friday 13 February 2004 12:12 am, Dow Hurst wrote:
> Toys are fun, but the people in life and time to spend with
> them is what makes the best memories. :)
I agree that time and friendship are invaluable.
My experience is that I have been worked to death, with too many
responsibilities, without pay raises, and little time for socializing. So I
may sound cynical, but I at least want some money to go along with my misery.
40% for me could make the difference b/w a new box and dumpster diving for a
castaway, or maybe a car less that 15 years old.
I figure that any job will likely be miserable, so why not go for the money
while your'e at it? At least with some money, what little time I have left
won't be wasted worrying over financial problems.
BTW.... my idea of good money is anything over 30k/yr, so interpret my use of
"toys" by that figure. :) Hmmm 40% of 30k is 12k, or enough for a nice new
Ducati, maybe two!
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