Cup half full

The optimistic view – is the glass half full, full or overflowing?


I admit that I am an optimist and that the description of the glass half, full or overflowing probably puts me in the super-optimist category. There is no half-full, cracked, leaking glass in my lexicon. It is both my strength and weakness.

But I am not a maniac about it. On my annual visit to the Gulgong Cup I am a conservative $10 punter (compared to my wife who is a $1 each-way punter), as I recognise that the mathematics will not go my way in the horse racing business. However I did win $1500 on a $20 trifecta at Port More >