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> it's just a day job, and it's money.

I've heard many people claim this, and yet, I have some doubts on whether that is REALLY what's going on in their mind. I won't call them liars; perhaps they don't even realize that something deep inside is not going the way it should.

I think this is a protection mechanism. The absurdities of the corporate world are a lot easier to deal with if you consider filling out request forms for a day just ‘a day job’.

And you absolutely need that, because the reality is soul crushing.

A day job? More like a lifetime.

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