I'm going to answer my own question and say yes but sometimes it's hard to think of something to add.
(You'd think that even people who are at home ill could spend their time more productively than concerning themselves with such trivia!).
Are you planning to spending your next round of annual leave at teachings or a retreat?
We follow a spiritual path because we want to defeat our emotions and attain enlightenment, and to achieve that goal we need discipline, guidance and the courage to confront everything we have spent many lifetimes trying to avoid.
~Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche