New thread! Yay.
'Our Mrs. Reynolds'
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Off-topic discussion. Wanna talk about corsets, duct tape, or physics? This is the place. Detailed discussion of any current-season TV must be whitefonted.
There are buttons? Dude!
Those sound like good goals for a lot of us, as you say, only I'm not sure what this
Release others' expectations.
I know it's been said before but the Subscribe/Unsubscribe buttons are the best!
Dude. Those are appropriate for so many of us.
Not to horn in on your conversation, but, wow, they really are.
amych, it means not letting what other people want of you and for you to define who you are.
Release others' expectations.I took it to mean not to hold to them. In other words, my folks/coach/friends/teammates may expect whatever of me, but that's their issue, not mine.
the goals for the gymnast are: 1. Face failure
2. Release others' expectations.
3. Redefine success
4. Accept body reality
5. Become a risk taker.
Hmm. A good place to start for all of us, I think. I'm curious about the body unreality -- in a situation where the body's such an instrument, don't you have to be realistic about it to make it do its job? Or is it an expectation thing?
And, speaking of risks -- the balance beam. IJS.
Horn away, JenP.