Under his leadership, the PA and the Palestinians have come a long way from where they were just 5 years ago. Meanwhile, he's still in office, and polls indicate that he'd receive the most votes - both in Gaza and the WB - if elections were held. I've no doubt that he's tired, and the frustration level brought by Israel's steadfast disregard and intrangience must be excruciating...but I'll bet he doesn't quit. Meanwhile things ARE looking up on the international end - never looked better.
Two mortar shells explode in Golan Heights, no casualties or damage reported (Haaretz)
from the article: Who could lead Palestinians better than Abbas?