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When I discovered my love for playing music at age 8, nothing in the world
could or ever would displace it from my heart. When I discovered my love for
engineering at age 30, I found the same desire - regardless of the
frustrations to be part of the evolution of structural engineering - nothing
can displace it from my heart.  Without the chance in prior years to try
other fields, without this internal commitment and peace, I could not, nor
would no sustain my love of engineering.

Dennis S. Wish, PE

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rick Burch [mailto:rburch(--nospam--at)]
> Sent: Thursday, April 05, 2001 6:45 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)
> Subject: Re: happy engineer
> > Tomás Matta wrote:
> >
> > I'm proud to say that leaving the path of frustration: I quit my job,
> > never again will I design!
> >
> You probably did the right thing for you, if you don't like design.
> Design and then seeing my projects built in the field are my two
> favorite parts of the job. An unending string of deadlines and dealing
> with mistakes are my two least favorite.
> Rick Burch