Published on YourTango on 11/9/12
The shortage of fuel after Hurricane Sandy parallels fuel for relationships often taken advantage of
In recent weeks, Hurricane Sandy has affected many dimensions of life in the greater New York area. Among this has been a shortage of fuel which has not been seen since the 1970s. Those who drive in the area are suddenly becoming acutely aware of how much they take for granted that they can fill up their vehicle with gas as rationing is now being implemented in both New Jersey and New York restricting when area residents can even attempt to buy gas. Just as fuel has become something that we take for granted, there are also elements that fuel our relationships that we also take for granted. What are some of these aspects?