The Things That Come to Those Who Wait

Waiting in line is the thing that seperates us from the animals. We waited in times of scarcity; when there were more people than goods, and soon lines became a “symbol of bloated bureaucracy.” But today waiting is a kind of privilege, where it’s more common to wait in line for a new sneaker or a trendy dessert.

Source: Racked
Published: Jan 17, 2018
Length: 11 minutes (2,800 words)
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