Disappointed, expectations

Disappointment and expectations are two inseparable concepts.

So, whenever I experience disappointment or see it in others’ frustrations, the first thing to check on the dashboard is, what was expected?!

Answering these two questions could tell us a lot about our way of thinking, communicating, and view of the world.

I’ll end with few words by Seth Godin who is a seasonal inspiration to me, titled Leaky roofs

In many situations, a leaky roof is worse than no roof at all.

If there’s no roof, we’re not surprised or disappointed if we get hit with some raindrops. But a roof that leaks has raised expectations and then failed to meet them.

Promising us a roof and then breaking that promise might be worse than no roof at all.


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(تمت كتابة هذه المسودة في يونيو ) هذا البريد وصلني من أحد المتابعين على شبكات التواصل الاجتماعي والتي تعرض صورة غير دقيقة لما هو واقع لنمط حياتي وطريقة العيش. ولأن هذا التساؤل هو أحد الأسئلة المتكررة التي تأتيني بين فترة وأخرى وبأشكال... Continue →