Tag Archives: Coping

Disasters, Disappointments, Decrepitudes and Embuggerances

I don’t know a single person whose life has not been blighted, at one time or another, by disease, discomforts, disasters, disappointments, debilitations, disquietudes, decrepitudes and embuggerances. It seems to be an inseparable part of being human. The important thing … Continue reading

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Endurance

There is a famous Soviet era joke that once made the rounds, in what is now capitalist Russia, about the then premiere Leonid Brezhnev.  Having reached the peak of his career in becoming party leader and the supreme authority in … Continue reading

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