Unwanted answers can suck, but they are answers.
- Yes – you need to move to Japan and leave your friends and family.
- No – you need to stay in that job you hate for a few more years.
- Yes – you need to work for 10 more years for a tangible side-hustle payoff.
I mean, if you pray for an answer, you can’t be mad when you get one.
Well you can. But still.
Jones had shrugged and, with the barest hint of a smile, replied, “Seems to me that when the answer appears, the problem is solved. You might be scared or frustrated or discouraged or all three, but when you find an answer, life is never the same again. So actually, son . . . things aren’t that complicated.”
-Andy Andrews, The Noticer Returns