"Well, Doctor, what do You think?"
*cough* Well, it seems like a case of FSS (Fresh System Staging) in which the patient exhibits all the signs of satiation. After all the physical and mental effort, they're lulled into thinking they've got a handle on it and all is well. This condition will last for a varying period of time that we call 'The Interlude'.
"Course, 'lude only lasts for awhile. It gives way to 'The Itch'. It starts in the gut, works it's way up the spine, and infects the cortex with delusions of doubt and dissatisfaction. A search for a cure begins. The search phase will continue until another BSO (Bright Shiny Object) seems to offer relief from The Itch. Which it does....and the infection cycle begins again...
No cure, really. Bankruptcy may interfere, but the only sure cure is death.
*cue hoary organ music*
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