In theory, one should find great comfort in routine and consistency.
Knowing that tomorrow will, in all likelihood, unfold very much like today can help us soldier through. With expectations of neither existential triumph nor deadly personal disaster looming (despite any number of self-anointed Cassandras to the contrary), we can more easily lie to ourselves that the daily choices we make don’t really matter.
But of course, they do.
We are inter-connected in ways that we may never fully understand or appreciate