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Chapter 5. It's About Time > Your Relationship with Time - Pg. 47

It's About Time 47 If you feel that time is out to get you, then it's probably more than a coincidence that you also happen to be a procrastinator. As long as you keep fighting with time and trying to control it, you're perpet- uating your procrastination. The fight with time is a losing battle that distracts you from doing the things you need to do to deal with your problem. Who Controls Your Time? Do you sometimes feel you don't do the things you need to do or want to do because other people are controlling how you spend your time? Look at the following list of people and put a check next to any who control your time: Husband/wife/life partner Boyfriend/girlfriend Roommate(s) Children Parents Other family members Friends Boss(es) Co-workers Clients/customers Teachers/professors Neighbors Pastor, rabbi, or other religious official _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____