You may wonder why other people can take the day off while your responsibilities seem to be piling up to a tipping point. However, nothing is to be gained by comparing your plight to anyone else's. Your determination and discipline are being tested and you have an opportunity to demonstrate your dedication by working extra hard now, even under intense pressure. More importantly, you can prove that you're tough enough to handle whatever challenges come your way. This is your chance to recognize your strength and to banish any lingering self-doubt once and for all.