|Proverbs, aphorisms, quotations (English)||by Linux fortune|
A job taken with the sole intention of staying only for a
limited period of time (often one year). The intention is usually to
raise enough funds to partake in another, more meaningful activity
such as watercolor sketching in Crete, or designing computer knit
sweaters in Hong Kong. Employers are rarely informed of intentions.
-- Douglas Coupland, "Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated