Some six months ago, I shut down one of my many blogs, Observations: Lest I Forgetand transferred much of its content to this one. I fully intended to put new content here and leave the …Lest I Forgetsite to history.
Truth is, I have a lot about which I wish to opine, and enjoy doing so in different fora and diverse platforms. So Observations: Lest I Forgetis being revived today, with fresh content all its own.
Krista, The Daily Post has provided this daily prompt on which we are asked to contemplate and elaborate.
Mope, rhyming with dope, but meaning something much sadder, really, is a state of mind. It is something that drags on us. “Don’t be a mope” is a hopeless order, and a tall one, when one is in a funk.
The end of the year often brings out this reflective and somewhat unhappy feeling. We have so much to ponder, so many changes to promise, so many regrets to unravel.
We resolve to do better in the next year. In resolving, we also have to consider and review our transgressions from the past year, and occassionally– if we are guilt prone– from years long gone. This can be a downer.