WORK HARDER ON YOURSELF THAN YOU DO ON YOUR JOB. "Sure!! That was Mickey Mantle!!" Darcy shot back with excitement. In college she had been a nationally ranked softball player and was extremely familiar with major league baseball and it's legendary heroes. "Too bad he didn't think about the future!" Darcy reflected nodding her head. "That is exactly my point!" I said in a tone just above a whisper. She was beginning to be drawn in to the idea that maybe life is something to be planned out in advance. "What you want to do is to give yourself options" I continued. "How do you mean, exactly?!?" she asked thoughtfully turning her head a bit to the right. She was obvious wondering where I was going with this.