High school is neither a democracy nor a dictatorship - nor, contrary to popular belief, an anarchic state. High school is a divine-right monarchy. And when the queen goes on vacation, things change.
Like the perfect beach vacation, where the routine is so blissfully uneventful that when you return home and friends ask how your trip was, you can't really recall what exactly you did to fill up so many hours. That's what being with Dex is like.
That's why people take vacations. No to relax or find excitement or see new places. To escape the death that exists in routine things.
I felt lethal, on the verge of frenzy. My nightly bloodlust overflowed into my days and I had to leave the city. My mask of sanity was a victim of impending slippage. This was the bone season for me and I needed a vacation.
The average food item on a U.S. grocery shelf has traveled farther than most families go on their annual vacations.
It's a measly manner of existence. To get on that subway on the hot mornings in summer. To devote your whole life to keeping stock, or making phone calls, or selling or buying. To suffer fifty weeks of the year for a two week vacation, when all you really desire is to be outdoors, with your shirt off. And still-that's how you build a future.
You can get your hometown local news channels while you're on vacation in a country where you don't understand the language.
We don't know how much is lost by people having a bad perception losses in retirees, business relocations, vacations and people passing through who decide they don't want to come back here.
It's amazing, it's fabulous. These people giving up their time, their spring break, their vacations, to come and help us. I can't thank those people enough. My heart and soul thanks them.
Usually guys are counting the days down or planning out their vacation. With this team, if feels like we have 20 or 30 games left. We are playing like we are playing for something and that's the sign of a good basketball team. We're strictly business and the chemistry is coming along. It seems like we're headed in the right direction.
We try to apportion time for our leisure travelers, because we still have people trying to go on vacation, and we can't forget them,
I don't think any of us wants the season to end right now. Where am I going on vacation I had no idea. I haven't even thought of that. I think we enjoy being together, and that's the difference between then and now.
Everybody wants to get away and feel like they're on vacation, even if it's just for the night at home when you can't go anywhere.
And in this period of the late 20th century, so few families sit down and have a formal family dinner every night that it's a rare treat to be able to do so while on vacation.
Whatever he does should be seen as working at the Presidency and if he goes to Colorado for Christmas, it should be for a minimum amount of time, the family tradition and family get-together aspect emphasized, and it be seen as a working vacation.
On vacations: We hit the sunny beaches where we occupy ourselves keeping the sun off our skin, the saltwater off our bodies, and the sand out of our belongings.
It makes you feel like you're on vacation. It's the kind of drink that should have an umbrella sticking out of it. It tastes great in the winter months.
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This was a good win for us, even though our bats cooled off significantly. We failed to make some adjustments until late in the game, but we wanted to go into the vacation week at 3-0, and we accomplished that goal.
DEAR Tom A thought that has occurred and reoccurred to me during my vacation is that some capable writer should do a biography of your life. This thought came to me because of my constant concern, publicly and privately, in the combating of the trend tow.
The link between stress and vacation levels is interesting. Do the results mean that executives who take longer vacations feel less stressed Or is it that the less stressed they feel, the more vacation they are able to take Either way, the differences in holiday patterns around the world are huge, with Thailand's business leaders taking an extremely low number of vacation days compared to many others.
Im good friends with a lot of the guys. You develop good relationships and you hope that it takes you somewhere. I felt like I went away for two months on vacation to Dallas, and that was it.
I should take a page from my lawyer-every time I call, he's on vacation, four or five times a year.
We didn't find out until December, and the students were preparing for the Christmas program then. When they came back from vacation, the kids really worked hard and focused. They did a nice job. They have a big performance contest in April, and not much time to prepare for it. This caused them to have to peak early, and they will have to peak again, but they were up to the challenge. They did very well.
Web travel agencies are viewed as the most comprehensive way to plan a vacation. Theyre evolving from spitting out tickets to helping you plan your journey and get trip insurance and tickets for attractions on the ground.
I'm always in that mode - whenever I have a little free time, I'm always recording songs, writing, whatever I gotta do. It's like my job is my vacation.
I was single for six years and during those six years I went back to college and got my degree in Social Work and then... while I was single... Barney came here to Portsmouth on vacation.
It has long been my belief that in times of great stress, such as a 4-day vacation, the thin veneer of family wears off almost at once, and we are revealed in our true personalities.
I was very pleased, obviously, to have outsold such great writers. But I'm not insane - I do realize that I am a popular writer who people buy to take on vacation.
It was awesome. Everything was catered to us, we stayed in a different hotel every night and we got paid. It was like a 3-week vacation.