Thursday, March 13, 2008

It only took a few minutes...

last night before I wished I'd taken another day or two off! It was 70 something yesterday; I knew the day would start out a bit warm at work, and be cool before 3:30AM arrived.

My neck is already healed, my underarms look like I have a series of cigarette burns on both sides, but they weren't tender immediately. By the time I walked in the backs of my legs were doing a Fred Sanford impersonation, hollering "Big Dummy"!

I get up and down from my forklift almost every order I deliver all night long, to either open or close something, or cut part of a box away. As the night cooled, being down was OK, as was being up, but getting in and out of the "saddle" was a neat trick.

After coming home and showering and dosing all of my little craters with Neosporin instead of Dottie's beloved zinc oxide, things feel a bit better today. I'm about to go dose them all again, then get ready to go play this "silly game" again.

"Diary of a Lost Girl" just showed up in the mail for the weekend for me; Dottie got "Doom".


Just a thought...watching the hullaballoo over Mr. Spitzer's self destruction I heard a lot of Republicans calling for his resignation and impeachment, right along with the Democrats.

As long as Larry Craig is a Republican, I don't think they have the right; when Mr. Craig is no longer a Republican or a Senator we can talk, but not until!


I realize my "two cents" won't even get you a gumball at the mall anymore, but sometimes the short attention span of the media really gets to me!

May the rest of the week be kind, and the weekend wonderful!



fineartist said...

Glad you are feeling a little better and glad to see that it wasn' glad.

Why can't politicians keep IT in their pants?


kath said...

Alan... I have been missing your visits...hope that I have done nothing to offend?

hope all of your ouchies are healing. I have been crazy busy lately online putting up my new book blog, and just being tired, not feeling well and today my laptop died.


Not a lot new... but wanted to say hello to you... I have been keeping up with you... last weekend blogger wouldn't let me in when I had time... then the time went away... sigh

Ange (formerly Writer Mom) said...

I hope you're having a good day today with friends and family.

And I'm really glad you're okay.

As for Spitzer, yeah. Ugh.
I almost miss that story instead of what's going on with Tibet right now.

JLee said...

I'm sorry to hear about your skin issues Alan! I hope you're healing up ok :)

von Krankipantzen said...

Hope you had a good weekend and your poor wounds are healing ok. Owie!

Green tea said...

Spitzer?? What can he possibly say to his daughters..I just don't understand these guys

Hope your feeling better..