Good, fine, busy.

When someone asks you how you are, do you answer in one of the following three ways?

I’m good!

I’m fine.

Ohhh, Busy.

Imagine eliminating those three words. What would you say instead? How would you respond?

Inspired in part by a sign on my wall, and a 2003 post by Penelope Trunk called “Stop Being Busy.” 

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