No time is wasted. While we employ its linear concept to organize and plan and schedule our lives, it doesn’t really factor in to the grand scheme of all things.
If you’re energetically sensitive, and we all are to some degree, you need to be especially discerning of those you keep around you and with whom you choose to spend or share your life energy.
There are typically mixed blessings and hidden benefits in all of our perceived and sometimes humble circumstances.
Is it half empty, or half full? Both, man! Quit being such a mind slave. Drink more water.