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Thursday, September 10, 2009
Relief and deathly fear.
Yesterday in the comments of one of the blogs I read (Indexed) I found this gem:
"Is there a word for the mixture of smugness, relief and deathly fear of losing jobs that those of us who got into employment in 2007 feel?"