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The rule

‘Life is full of surprises.’ There perhaps isn’t a week goes by that we don’t find ourselves either saying this or being reminded of how true it is. In a sense, a lot of the things we’ve talked about so far – rule 2, know what you’re trying to do; 3, there is always a sequence of events; 4, things don’t get done if people don’t do them – have been about trying to reduce the likelihood of these surprises happening. You can think of dance cards as a way of looking into the future and searching for surprises.

Despite our best efforts, however, there will always be surprises out there...


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