The Eye of the World (Wheel of Time: Book 1) was published six months before I was born. For being thirty years old, it sure has aged well.
All good paragraphs, in my opinion, do two things.
Much of life feels like a detour from an original plan.
Taking shortcuts is fine as along as the final product is good.
Most advice on the internet is garbage. It presupposes a highly generalized question and then offers a highly generalized solution.
Today it hit me how versatile umbrellas are.