Since I've finally settled an almost 9 year legal dispute, I can say, unequivocally, that war is "nothing but a heart breaker." Whether we fight family members, spouses, neighbors, friends, employees, employers, companies, or countries, everyone loses, even the so- called winners.
We have all been touched by the generosity of others, whether that generosity materialized as much needed funds, a warm hug, a kind word, a hot/free meal, even the repair of something for which we are not charged.
Yet when I checked the thesaurus for busyness antonyms what I found is: 'Idle, lazy, stagnant, unemployed, ineffectual, indolent, slothful, bone-lazy'. I noticed my immediate aversion to the antonyms as if I would do whatever is necessary to avoid such titles being hung around my neck.
Her declaration to simply enjoy life and have fun was evident in her buoyant attitude as she recounted the many summer adventures with new and old friends, all the while taking good- natured pokes at her previous penchant to create love stories out of fantasies.