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25 June 2014 @ 08:49 pm
Getting old's a bitch...  
.. but it beats the alternative.
Hopping into the shower tonight I felt like I'd missed something, so did a quick inventory - no, I'd taken my socks and undies off, my watch and leather bracelet were on the sink, and I'd removed my leather necklace. All good. Cupped my hands under the spray and splashed water on my face, and that's when I discovered I still had my glasses on.
Current Mood: amusedamused
mrua7mrua7 on June 25th, 2014 12:40 pm (UTC)
Hahahahhaa! That's sooo funny! I often walk about looking for my reading glasses, and getting very frustrated at not finding them...only to located them perched right on top of my head. I should learn to check there first, but I never do!

Getting old's a bitch, but it beats the alternative is something I remind myself of on a daily basis....for many reasons.

So at least your glasses were nice and clean after being in the shower...
miwahni: MFU Missed itmiwahni on June 26th, 2014 10:42 am (UTC)
I've looked for them when they've been on my face, I know where you're coming from! And yes, they were nice and clean.
ali15son: pic#123027844ali15son on June 25th, 2014 12:58 pm (UTC)
You know that so reminds me of my mum ...she needs her glasses to find her glasses, well at least you knew where to find them.
miwahni: Pros Backtrackmiwahni on June 26th, 2014 10:42 am (UTC)
Yes, once I'd splashed them and realised they were on my face. *g*
byslantedlight: BD BlindRun (EmptyMirrors)byslantedlight on June 25th, 2014 04:17 pm (UTC)
Heeee! *g* At least it was only your glasses!
miwahni: Pros Backtrackmiwahni on June 26th, 2014 10:43 am (UTC)
Yes, it wouldn't be the first time I got into the shower still wearing my watch. That can be disastrous.
Strike while the irony is hot: [EMATE] CUPPAdraycevixen on June 25th, 2014 06:13 pm (UTC)

While I was talking to my mother on the phone I put my mug in to the dishwasher. After hanging up, I went to the fridge to get stuff out for dinner and found my mug sitting on the middle shelf... yeah. *g*
miwahni: Pros Cuppamiwahni on June 26th, 2014 10:45 am (UTC)
Let me tell you, you are not alone. I once spent ages looking for half a cucumber that I knew was left over from the previous night's salad; I could even remember wrapping it in plastic! And that's where I eventually found it, in the drawer with the plastic wrap.
entropy_houseentropy_house on June 26th, 2014 12:29 am (UTC)
Eyeglasses become part of you! I keep forgetting I have mine on.
miwahni: Pros Cuppamiwahni on June 26th, 2014 10:45 am (UTC)
They do, don't they. I feel strange when I'm not wearing them.
moonlightmead on June 26th, 2014 08:25 pm (UTC)
Oh no! Have so been there...

Also once stripped off for a communal hot tub, got in, heard a plaintive beeping some time later, and realised that although I had taken off everything else, I had forgotten my pedometer which was hanging round my neck.

Everyone else in the hot tub, only one of whom I had met before, found this very funny, as I slunk off to the bar to find someone with a screwdriver so we could remove the battery. The shame...
miwahni: Cats Zig and Bodie fullmiwahni on June 28th, 2014 09:30 am (UTC)
Oh god that would be embarrassing! *g* At least there was no-one here to witness my humiliation; just the cats, and they ain't talkin'.
clmiles: Spring 02 (butterfly/yellow flowers)clmiles on June 27th, 2014 01:42 am (UTC)
LOL! I've done that a time or two myself. The old brain ain't what it used to be!
miwahni: JB Decisions Rock paper scissorsmiwahni on June 28th, 2014 09:31 am (UTC)
You're right, the old brain is a poor shadow of what it once was. Ah, age... so not fair.
jaicen5jaicen5 on June 30th, 2014 12:33 am (UTC)
Oh God, that made me laugh.
miwahni: Pros Private madnessmiwahni on June 30th, 2014 11:31 am (UTC)
It was rather amusing. :-)
Calise: Fedoragirlcali_se on June 30th, 2014 06:53 pm (UTC)
You do paint a picture! :)
miwahni: Pros Private madnessmiwahni on July 1st, 2014 10:56 am (UTC)
Probably one that's best unseen.