It will make you less. Stop you in your tracks. Keep you from reaching your potential. Make you sad and frustrated and unhappy, and keep you small. Diminish anything good that happens to you. Guaranteed.
You’ll have to bear with me here as I try to make my point. Read on through to the end, and you’ll see where I’m going.
I have always been a big traveller. I have been to all kinds of beautiful places – Paris, Rome, London, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Fiji, etc. etc. In the old days, I did the backpacking thing, sleeping in flea-infested guest houses for $10 a day or less. These days, thanks to my husband, it’s gone way upscale. You see, he’s Mr. Million Miles, and if you hang around him you’re treated like gold. Or diamond.
If you’re not married to Mr. Super Elite, you might not know that the more miles you have, the more perks get thrown at you. We have been escorted past mile-long security lineups. I’ve had people waiting for me at the end of a flight to walk me through the airport to make sure I make my connecting flight. And no matter what kind of great freebies we earn with points, they always add crazy upgrades. Rick has had my entire Italian family bumped into first class. Travelling with him is a bit like being a Continue reading “The One Emotion That Will Always Bring You Down. Guaranteed.” »