It's amazing how much energy it takes to not get things done. It's exhausting, really. It takes so long to learn: Procrastination, like its siblings, is a borrowed high. The house charges. The dealer says, "Sure, you can do it later. But I'll take a cut until then." If you're really good, or really bad, you can slip it out of mind entirely for awhile. Some deals are too sweet to pass up. They are, and you know it. But someday, we're left flopping on the dry sweet later.