So of course I asked a question. “What did you figure out son?”
To which he replied “I figured out how to stop having people say you’re a loser.”
I was still curious, “Really? Tell me how you stop having people say you are a loser.”
His response, “It’s easy. Just be really good at everything.”
In six year old logic this makes perfect sense.
He was so clear that this was in fact the answer to the loser question, and I didn’t want to burst his bubble of excitement. For the moment, I let the conversation stand and went about the business of getting ready to leave for school.
After I had some time to think about it I realized that there are a lot of adults walking around this world using their six year old logic. Unfortunately on their quest to avoid loserhood, they are missing some of the great joys of life. Are you one of them?
Let’s face it – the pursuit of perfection in all things is not just time consuming, it is unrealistic and quite simply exhausting. Read More→