September 10th, 2004

mich

survey

I was talking yesterday about disliking/resisting routine. Do any of the rest of ya'll resist routine? Or is it your friend? I am curious (but not yellow).

Poll #348130 Routine Poll

How do you feel about routine?

love it
0(0.0%)
hate it
2(10.5%)
indifferent
5(26.3%)
I generally prefer having a routine
9(47.4%)
I generally prefer not having a routine
3(15.8%)

Check any of the following that are true to you.

I have a standard morning ritual, at least on weekdays.
1(5.9%)
If I have (had) to work 40 hours a week, I('d) have no problem with 5 days of 9-5 each.
0(0.0%)
I like for all of my workdays to be structured the same way.
0(0.0%)
If I have a dish I like at a restaurant the first time I go there, I'll almost certainly order that dish there the next time I go.
1(5.9%)
I now have, or in the past have regularly had, a certain meal on a certain weeknight, and like(d) that.
0(0.0%)
I get dressed in the same way every day, putting on articles of clothing in a certain order.
0(0.0%)
I have a routine every night before bed, at least when I'm at home.
0(0.0%)
I don't generally like to change my travel plans for a spontaneous detour.
0(0.0%)

Does routine feel like death to you?

yes
6(33.3%)
no
12(66.7%)

Any other comments about routine?