Long Work Hours

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Zalma, Missouri - History
... the time of Heinrich’s letter, Daniel was in his 40s and did not have long to live ... This factory provided work for women who stacked the box laths in long rows in the sun for drying ... never stacked laths on the yard as this was considered “women’s work,” and beneath the dignity of a man ...
Truck Driver - Health Issues - Obesity
... food, lack of exercise, sedentary lifestyle, long work hours, and lack of access to care ... Food intake varies during working hours compared to days off and truckers eat meals at the wrong circadian phase during the day ... This is largely determined by long work hours and tight deadlines, the adoption of a sedentary lifestyle and a lack of a place to exercise ...

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    On with the dance! let joy be unconfined;
    No sleep till morn, when Youth and Pleasure meet
    To chase the glowing hours with flying feet.
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    We have long forgotten the ritual by which the house of our life was erected. But when it is under assault and enemy bombs are already taking their toll, what enervated, perverse antiquities do they not lay bare in the foundations.
    Walter Benjamin (1892–1940)

    There is no reason why parents who work hard at a job to support a family, who nurture children during the hours at home, and who have searched for and selected the best [daycare] arrangement possible for their children need to feel anxious and guilty. It almost seems as if our culture wants parents to experience these negative feelings.
    Gwen Morgan (20th century)