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The paradox of having a few days of rest and ending up more tired


"After days of vacation's repose, we often find ourselves adrift in a sea of weariness, discovering that even leisure's embrace can be the most tiring voyage of all." © Shoshan

Ladies and gentlemen, gather 'round, for I have a tale to tell - a tale so paradoxical, it defies the very essence of relaxation! Picture this: you've planned the perfect getaway, a delightful escape from the daily grind. You've packed your bags, kissed the stress goodbye, and set off on a blissful journey of rejuvenation. But alas! When you return, instead of feeling refreshed and invigorated, you find yourself more exhausted than before! Yes, my friends, this is the curious case of the well-deserved rest that leaves us wearier than ever. So join me, as we dive into the enigma of vacation fatigue, and together, we'll unravel the mystery of this peculiar phenomenon!

I sought a sweet vacation, a break from life's race,
To find some relaxation, and slow my frantic pace.
With sun and laughter calling, I left my cares behind,
But little did I fathom, what odd truth I'd find.

Cocktails sipped, beaches lounged, I danced the night away,
Convinced that sweet leisure would keep fatigue at bay.
But as my trip unfolded, a strange secret was unfurled,
The more I chased tranquility, the more tiredness twirled.

With each nap under palm trees, my weariness just grew,
A paradox so puzzling, I wish I only knew.
In my quest to unwind, I tangled in a thread,
Of exhaustion so profound, it weighed upon my head.

Now here I am, a traveler, with an ironic tale,
Of a journey wrapped in humor, where I thought I'd prevail.
Oh, how I've learned that rest can be a sly, sly thief,
Stealing strength in silence, with mischief and grief.

So, friends, heed my warning, as you plan your next retreat,
Beware the paradox of leisure, lest fatigue you also meet.
For in the land of vacations, lies an absurd truth, quite clear,
The more we rest our weary souls, the more fatigue we'll bear.

© Shoshan

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