Just that you do the right thing. The rest doesn’t matter.
Cold or warm.
Tired or well-rested.
Despised or honored.
Dying … or busy with other assignments.
Because dying, too, is one of our assignments in life. There as well: “to do what needs doing.”
seven pillars of newsworthiness are proximity, novelty, prominence, timeliness, rarity, impact, and human interest.
“Give us all gathered here tonight the strength to remember that life is so very fragile, We are all vulnerable. And we will all at some point in our lives, fall. We will all fall. We must cary this in our hearts. That what we have is special. That it can be taken from us, and that when it is taken from us, we will be tested. We will all be tested to our very souls. We will now all be tested. It is these times, it is this pain, that allows us to look inside ourselves.”
Coach Eric Taylor, Friday Night Lights Pilot
Seems to me (cynic that I am) that OSB successfully implements just two patterns: the “sell copies of Weblogic” pattern and the “extract lots of money from customers” pattern.
via The Emperor’s New Service Bus – Transentia.
Where are you? Here.
What time is it? Now.
What are you? This moment.