The Pressure is On

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The World of Neil

I was listening to Lily Allen’s The Fear on part of my trip into work this morning, and its tale of what’s considered important and what we need to do to make it made me think of what modern living is becoming. There is constant pressure on all of us, practically all the time. With the advent of mobile phones and tablet computers we are in contact with others 24 hours a day. It seems that having a moment to oneself is a rarity. If you do manage it, it won’t last for long. It can really limit your downtime to the point where people can no longer fully relax. Little wonder so many people suffer from stress. Life is getting faster and faster and eventually some people will crack under that pressure.

We’re being told to aspire and strive. But to what? And for what purpose? Its like going…

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