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Originally posted by thegiftbearer
escapism works temporarily. there will always be that thing that is irksome no matter where you go. i would recommend staying and trying to cope or change it if you feel up to the challenge. it is a question of how much torment you can tolerate. you may very well be better off for a time somewhere else but, in my opinion, you will always want to be somewhere else in the end. ive ran about to plenty of places in my life and even though it seems like the us is going down the drain, i would rather go down the drain here because it is home. im not saying that sitting tight is for everyone, and some might say that sitting tight is for the cowardly. it is left up to the individual to decide where home is. you should consider what you will really be leaving behind before you decide to leave. just a thought...