During the Summer people like to take things a little more easy and rest a little. Even the Lord took the apostles away from the crowds from time to time. In one Gospel passage St. Mark tells us the apostles and himself had not even time to eat. Rest and relaxation is important for one’s health, for the sake of spending time with the family and for restoring balance to life. It is good to step back from time to time especially if one is consumed by work. As one Speaker said, “If you do not go on holidays for your own sake, go for the sake of others.