|A cheer-up card, book, and paper bag to carry these home|
You have to give your friends credit for being sensitive, perceptive, and downright loving. The book is second-hand and several passages have been underlined:
But that is the whole point of a European cafe: to linger excessively and utterly without guilt.
People are least happy when they're commuting to work.
"Not my problem" is not a philosophy. It's a mental illness.
In other words, better to be a small fish in a clean pond than a big fish in a polluted lake.
Commuting, in particular, has been found to be detrimental to our happiness, as well as our physical health.