I'm not gonna lie to you, I'm feeling a bit apprehensive about 2014. I'm not sure why, exactly. It could be that the word that's presented itself to me as the most likely candidate for the coming year has been weighing on my mind.
It feels heavy and I've really being wrestling with it the last several weeks. The mere fact that it's still hanging around, poking me in the ribs and whispering in my ear like the Ghost of Christmas Future is an indication that it's probably the 'right' one. Nevertheless, I still have a few days before the ball drops, the bell tolls, and the new year begins to decide.
I've kind of been giving it a test run, in the meantime. The last couple of days I've been trying it on for size, you know, to see if it's going to be a good fit or if it is, in fact, to large for me to carry this year.
Has a word