Chapter One. The Trouble with Work
"It's just another manic Monday."—The Bangles
You dread, dislike, or even hate your job, but you are going anyway. What else can you do?
You could take drugs. Prescription anti-depressants are on the rise, and disgruntled employees are surprisingly forthright in claims that they need the pills to make it through the week. And then there are other drugs, obtained without a prescription, and less likely to be mentioned.
You could "get a spouse who complains a lot and have a few kids." This suggestion comes from a Dilbert character who suggests making work better by turning it into the lesser of two evils. The same approach might work equally well using inconsiderate roommates or a leaky roof in a rainy ...