When it comes to first impressions the adage that you never get a second chance to make a first impression rings true.
When it comes to preferences such as “Coke or Pepsi” or “French fries or onion rings”, you will find strong opinions and backers on both sides of the question. In Texas, you can even start a family feud at the local Tex-Mex joint over a “pinto or charro beans” debate.
The classic “Hero’s Journey” in literature begins with a calling, followed by a road of trials, and in the end challenges conquered lead to a transformation.
There was a time in Texas when you could expect a lifelong job that would lead to an engraved gold watch and a nice pension. There was also a time when modern travel was by steam engine and the latest technology was a rotary dial telephone. Things do indeed change!