Or, how to defy the second law of thermodynamics
I think in between two comforts, one's hard work provides satisfaction for a job well done, a sense of achievement, a triumph over the road and weather. Isn't that what makes getting up worthwhile?
I always think I have to 'earn' my shower, then it feels even better. Glad you keep your entropy in your front hall closet-I think I keep mine in my head...
It's so true: here is no clean and comfy quite as clean and comfy as that which comes after exertion—especially when precipitation is involved!