My sister Miriam is off at boot camp in South Carolina in the process of becoming a marine. We finally received a letter from her the other day where she quoted her senior drill instructors saying, "Don't lose sight of the ocean for the waves in front of you." It reminded me of where it says [...]
Some days, we go through the motions. We do what must be done, because it is what must be done. We fulfill the requirements, punch in and punch out, to fulfill our daily ritual of "adulting."