A Hilarious Peek Inside the Brain of Someone Who Always. Runs. Late.
It's a battle between the rational decision maker and the instant gratification monkey.
Here’s what happens when I’m supposed to meet someone at a coffee shop at 3 p.m.
I’ll plan to arrive early, say 2:45. That takes all the stress out of the situation. All I have to do is be on the subway by 2:25, so let’s be safe and get to the subway by 2:15. I’ll leave my apartment by 2:07, and I’ll be set. What a plan! Here’s how it’ll play out:
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