I MUST BE GETTING PRETTY OLD - 10/26/2016

RANDOM THOUGHTS:  So this morning after coming in and filling up my water bottle, I promptly knocked it over and tried unsuccessfully to catch it and it ended up clanking (metal) a couple times on it's way to falling off my desk and into my garbage can.  When this happened, I had headphones on and was listening to the news.  While I continued listening to the news, I began to clean up the little bit of water that had spilled along with some of my tea that I spilled trying to not let my water bottle spill.

I guess while I could not hear anyone, two employees near my nearby cube were talking to me, asking me if I was alright. Of course, since I had headphones on, I did not hear them.  Finally one of them stuck his head over my cube and I took off my headphones and found out they thought maybe I had passed out or passed on. Ha. I guess my water bottle made quite a ruckus and the last bong into my garbage can must have resembled me hitting the floor.

Anyway, I think they were glad that I was still with them. I guess I must have that look that I could drop at any second. My real theory though, is that they were positioning and getting ready to fight over who got my stapler. Real life is the best!

Carry on,
David

David L. Wood 10/26/2016 (c)
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