24 February 2005

work all day then fall down

"They are not bored [with work] but they gradually tumble to the fact that work has become the totality of their existence and so much of their energy, intellect and emotion goes into making their way up the hierarchical ladder. They are exhausted and they realise they are losing touch with their friends or missing out on aspects of their children's development that can never recur."

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