sitzfleisch (ZITS–flysh), or “chair glue,” is a German word for the ability to sit through a boring or complex task for a considerable amount of time, however long it takes
—From The Quartz, in ‘This lifehack will change your life—if you can stand it’
The tree emoji celebrates the patient and generous acts of planting seeds, watering them, caring for them, and then, in a generation, you have a tree.
Simple growth. With patience. (I prefer the deciduous tree instead of the evergreen, because the leaves coming in and falling off are part of the deal).
Put me down for the tree emoji.
Seth’s Blog: In defence of the tree emoji, May 9, 2017, at 01:10 AM