mark1

active 8 hours, 47 minutes ago
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  • In a sense I agree but I have no doubt my parents (wartime) generation were more stoic and, yes, generally tougher. But that was a product of the times and we are more fortunate.

    @mark1 The war generation were certainly different, as in my grand parents, who were born during WW1. They were content with less, appreciated the small things in…[Read more]

  • It isn’t a winning strategy in the long term, though – whatever you do in European Roulette you will tend towards losing an average of 1/37th of the total amount you wager, the house edge is built in. (1/74th for French Roulette, 1/19th for American Roulette with the 0 and 00).

    @mark1 I’ve always felt that physical roulette (rather than online)…[Read more]

  • sam replied to the topic Anxiety is crippling me in the forum Banter 4 months ago

    @mark1 They should be referring you to occupational health before asking you about resignation really….unless you brought resignation up?
    Taking the time to work things out is good – if you can figure out what’s triggering it then you might be able to find ways to manage it. To be fair to your employers, if you can’t give them something to go on…[Read more]

  • kerry replied to the topic Anxiety is crippling me in the forum Banter 4 months ago

    @mark1 Well it seems they aren’t too bothered about helping you resolve the situation. Are you on probabtion period? Is it the sort of meds that will have an instant impact on increase or ssri/snri?