January 13, 2011
My mom forwarded me this story, and I think it’s worth sharing:
A group of alumni, highly established in their careers, got together to visit their old university professor. Conversation soon turned into complaints about stress in work and in life.
Offering his guests coffee, the professor went to the kitchen and returned with a large pot of coffee and an assortment of cups — porcelain, plastic, glass, crystal. Some were plain, some expensive, and some exquisite. He told them to help themselves to the coffee.
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