Day 9—Knowing, Cheating, Family and the Universe

Originally written pre-Covid on August 9, 2018
Day 9 of 10

One of my friends from college is a doctor. She always wanted to be one and now she is. I have always envied her. Recently she admitted that, in fact, she envied me, because she already knows everything. How life will be for her is set. What she will do for a living, where she will live, her commute, her stocks and bonds. Any big challenges will be ones she must construct for herself. For me, nothing is known. When she puts it like that, and only like that, the…