Like many modern divorces, you may even occasionally find yourself missing what you had. Deciding to leave a long-held job is, in many ways, like a breakup from a partner for whom you still hold great affection. Think of it, in the now infamous words of Gwyneth Paltrow's, as "Conscious Uncoupling" from your job.
Shouldn't our number one priority be ensuring that all of us, regardless of our pick in the genetic lottery, get a roof over our head and food in our stomach? If we're not taking care of each other, and making sure that our children (all our children) grow up in an environment where they feel safe, secure and don't want for the essentials of life, then why are we here?