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but the initial burning outrage she d felt had been tempered by the sheer mundanity of caring for him It had been the elephant in the room for the past week, the topic they danced ar ound every time When in doubt, appeal to authority. A classic loser s move. She made an impatient noise, frustrated with herself. She crossed to the fridge and pulled the carton of Nuts About Chocolate from the freezer. When in doubt, pig out. Maybe by the time she d dug her way to the bottom of the tub, she d have unearthed some common sense.I ll be back in two shakes of a lamb s tail. Man. How did you get the other three off? Determination. And a lot of four-letter words. She had attitude to spare, and then some she wasn?t quite the unmitigated pain in the rear She s still got a mouth that won t quit and more attitude than a mall full of teenag ers. Everything in her wanted to hunt Jon down and read him the riot act for behaving so unprofessionally It was a blip on the radar, nothing to get worked up over "You can't change the past. You have to walk straight into the future without fl inching. It's the only way, to meet things head-on." "Where did you learn that?" she asked. "Actually I heard a televised sermon that caught my attention. That's what th e minister said, that you have to go boldly forward and meet trouble head-on, no t try to run away from it or hide." He pursed his lips. "I'd never heard it put quite that way before. It really made me think."
"We all go through periods of anguish, times when we think we can't face what li es ahead. But the only way to get past it is to go through it, straight through it. No detours, no camouflage, no running. You have to meet problems head-on, de spite the pain." I?d say that gets filed under else. Doesn?t work that way, sorry none of your business,? same as everything