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The joy of doing nothing

The joy of doing nothing

by Prunella de Pedant Headphones on, the mobile telephone rings, text messages buzz in, emails pile up, television or YouTube blaring,  notifications of Skype are going mad - such are the sounds of modern life. It's all a bit too much, really. Media and sensory overload, being busy busy busy; it's no wonder so many of us walk around looking utterly exhausted. How about the concept of doing absolutely nothing? And by nothing, I mean turning the music off, stepping away from the computer, and putting all of your modern gadgetry away.
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