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Subject:Career (careen) Path From:Marc Lederman <marled -at- SMTPLINK -dot- PULSE -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 5 Feb 1997 10:00:11 EST
Chuck Beck wrote,
>Has the irony of the slight name change to this particular thread (whether
intentional or otherwise) struck anyone other than me--as we all careen down
our own wildly different career paths?<
Good point Chuck!
To Career or Careen, is there a question?
According to the Webster's Third New International Dictionary:
To careen is to, "cause to lean over on one side...to heel over (as in a boat)."
To career is to, "to go down a path, or to drive, or to run at top speed,
especially in a headlong or reckless manner." "...sightseers had gathered in
clumps to watch the cars careering through the streets." James Joyce
Careering and careening through my PROFESSION as a Technical Writer.
Thought for the day:
"You can't be lost if you don't care where you're going. If you don't care
where you're going, any road will get you there."