We thought of becoming Lawyers ,for - we had good vocal cords and argumentative skills. Then we realised we cannot become lawyers as everyone understands what we say
We thought of becoming Gamblers (share market), for –we had the recipe of success : analytical skill, probabilistic skill and tenacity. Then we realised recipes don’t work without salt. Salt=Luck
We thought of becoming Indian Novelists, for- we had naturally occurring grammatical erring skills. Then we realised constructing a perfect sentence is the not the easiest thing in the world
We thought of becoming Comedians, for- we had timing and content. Then we were too strong to make fun of ourselves and too lean to make fun of others
After failing in the above vocations, we became Engineers.