“The opposite of Hope is fear.”
When you think about a storage unit – what comes to mind? The A & E reality TV show “Storage War$”? The always increasing rental fee? When I think of storage unit, today, the word “Store” as in selling, comes to mind.
Especially for a passionate saleswoman such as me. When I sell something, close the deal, as they say, I get a rush. A high as if I just finished eating chocolate. So when I no longer wanted the expense of renting a storage unit – I decided “everything must go.” And it did…
You don’t miss the water until the well runs dry… 1
We often hear these proverbs bandied about – so much in fact they’ve become cliché. That is UNTIL the meaning becomes personal. That particular saying became very personal on April 1, 2016 – the day I ended my storage unit contract.
Today, sadly, I regret it.
Photo credit: Courtesy of Steven Spielberg and Warner Bros. Animation Pinky: “Gee, Brain, what do you want to do tonight?” The Brain: “The same thing we do every night, Pinky—try to take over the world!” […]