Turning a corner

I just sent an email asking for a year off. Although I'm holding my breath waiting for the answer, I still feel like a huge weight has been lifted. Now I just have to dig myself out from under all these papers... Here's some Rumi for y'all: When you feel gloomed over, it's your failure to praise. Irreverence and no discipline rob your soul of light. (trans. Coleman Barks)
posted by Liar at 22:43