By George Myerson
From the bliss of lingering in a hot mattress on a wintry weather morning, to a bracing springtime stroll via the seashore, a personal background OF HAPPINESS bargains the reader a wealth of delightfully clean perceptions of the place and the way happiness should be came across.
These ninety nine moments of happiness are prepared by way of subject - Morning, Friendship, backyard, kinfolk, relaxation, Nature, foods and drinks, wellbeing and fitness, Creativity, Love and night - and every is by way of a quick description and statement that units the extract in context and encourages additional reflection.
Drawing on a large and foreign diversity of literary resources - from Ptolemy to Tolstoy - George Myerson unearths that small, unpretentious joys were shared via humans throughout cultures and over millions of years. He invitations us to find the happiness in our personal lives that may be chanced on the following and now.
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