Please regale your OP with tales of not caring. I realize that this thread may soon be delegated to, and defiled in, DT. But I saw an interview with Arnold Schwarzegger last night, and he talked about how he never thought about business failures. Lose a million? Move on. This is a great skill in this fight/flight world. The ability to calmly "carry on" (to quote a current meme) seems like a superpower. And that's before we start talking about women. There is a cute, skinny, scratchy voiced wild thing that got away . . . I believe it was because I was at a place in my life where I cared too much about closing the deal. Can Office Space work in business? On the prowl? Witness.