Dragline wrote:future orientation is important to yield success in the future, but present orientation is important for enjoying life.
Dogs help us live more in the moment and appreciate what it there. Ultimately, you are looking for a balance.
..... and then the guy bent down and picked up a steaming pile of dog shit with his hand protected by a recycled grocery bag while the dog, barking and wheezing, dragged him into the mud at the side of the lake as it tried to chomp on a flock of terrified ducks. Ahhh, living in the moment.