Who else heard as a child, “In or out!” As the screen door banged against the frame for the umpteenth time?
Why did we rush back and forth so many times? Drinks of water or Koolaid? Bathroom? Just to take a minute to cool off from the hot, humid air? One more toy, prop, or idea?
In. Or. Out.
This is firmly a “grown-up” attitude. One or the Other.
Remember the days when you would flit between ideas, between worlds, between ambitions? Then came the applications and classes and cubicles that narrowed their eyes at you and said