As I get ready to head out for vacation, I’m reminded of many of those. My to-do list has shrunk considerably over the last few days, but there is a definite pattern to what’s left.
Those I would rather not do continually get pushed to the end, until my last few hours are filled with things like cleaning out my mailbox so it doesn’t overfill while I’m away.
What’s the harm in pushing off those items we’d rather not do? It can be significant.