One Day My Insurance Provider Will Come Through (Day 220)

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One day, I will call our insurance provider, ask my question and get a clear and satisfactory answer. I’m sure this will happen one day.

That day wasn’t today. Today, I got an automated system which directed me to a representative, and when I pressed the appropriate button the system cut me off. Five times.

Why did I keep calling back? Isn’t the definition of stupid doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result? I kept calling because somewhere deep inside me, I believe that one day my insurance provider will give me what I need.

As I said, today wasn’t that day.

Nor was it the last time I called them. Or the time before. Or the time before.

But one day. Please, please let that day come before I go.


They say if you start to believe something, it is more likely to come true. Or maybe they don’t say that. I could’ve made that up. It doesn’t really matter.

What matters is that I am going to fake my faith in them until they are worthy of my faith.

Can you remind me again of the definition of stupid?



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