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Waiting

I hate waiting. Waiting in line. Waiting in traffic. Waiting for that call back. Waiting for five o'clock. Waiting for the weekend. Waiting to graduate. Waiting to get married. Waiting for that big break. Waiting to have kids. Waiting for that dream job, that house, that next big life milestone... We spend our entire lives waiting. And frankly, it sucks. There hasn't been a time in my life when I didn't think, "If only I could do this , then I would be set! I would be happy! I would be fulfilled." As soon as that blank is filled, out pops another dissatisfaction. Why do we do that? Why do we live constantly for something greater just around the next corner? Why do we seek self-improvement? Could it be, perhaps, because there is something better? But how much "better" do our lives have to get before we stop searching? Before we've arrived? The answer, unfortunately, is not finite. There is no "best" life, at least not one th