Yeah, exactly how I see myself when I’m floating around growing my Skin Cancers…
I don’t have a FuckIt list. But according to the Washington Post, lots of Boomers do and are chucking them.
Shifting away from a self-centered perspective can help giving up goals feel a bit less bitter. And really, what is the alternative? Keep everything on your bucket list…? This inevitably leads to disappointment and frustration. It might also lead to missing out on enjoying what wasn’t on your bucket list — things brought to you by serendipity that you couldn’t plan for, or things you’ve been taking for granted.
I’m a pretty reasonable guy when it comes to “wishes and wants.” Sure I had some big dreams, like owning a different car for every day of the week. Or cruising the Caribbean on my giant yacht. Or being able to install a new computer printer in less than half a day. (Yesterday’s project.)