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Sunday, January 20, 2013

Dressing for work

I, too, get dressed in work clothes to work at home. I wear what I would wear to teach or to go to the office when I work at home. I don't shave unless I am going to to see a particular person that day, but I don't write in sweatpants.

That is not the main point of Clarissa's post, maybe, but it is an important one.

1 comment:

Clarissa said...

Ah, you see! This is a strategy that works.

I stayed in my pijamas all day long once and discovered that, to my great surprise, I did absolutely nothing whatsoever in that day.