A.a.a.d.d

  1. Recently, I was diagnosed with A.A.A.D.D.-Age Activated Attention
    Deficit Disorder.

    This is how it manifests:

    I decided to wash my car. As I start toward the garage, I notice that there is mail on the hall table. I decide to go through the mail before I wash the car. I lay my car keys down on the table, put the junk mail in the trashcan under the table, and notice that the trashcan is full.

    So, I decide to put the bills back of the table and take out the trash first. But then I think, since I'm going to be near the mailbox when I take out the trash anyway, I may as well pay the bills first.

    I take my chequebook off the table, and see that there is only one cheque left. My extra cheques are in my desk in the study,so I go to my desk where I find the bottle of coke that I had been drinking. I'm going to look for my cheques, but first I need to push the coke aside so that I don't accidentally knock it over.
    I see that the coke is getting warm, and I decide I should put it in the refrigerator to keep it cold.

    As I head toward the kitchen with the coke, a vase of flowers on the counter catches my eye-they need to be watered. I set the coke down on the counter, and I discover my reading glasses that I've been searching for all morning.

    I decide I'd better put them back on my desk, but first I'm going to water the flowers. I set the glasses back down on the counter, fill a container with water and suddenly I spot the TV remote.

    Someone left it on the kitchen table. I realize that tonight when we go to watch TV, we will be looking for the remote, but nobody will remember that it's on the kitchen table, so I decide to put it back in the den where it belongs, but first I'll water the flowers. I splash some water on the flowers, but most of it spills on the floor. So, I set the remote back down on the table, get some towels and wipe up the spill.


    Then I head down the hall trying to remember what I was planning to do. At the end of the day: the car isn't washed, the bills aren't paid, there is a warm bottle of coke sitting on the counter, the flowers aren't watered, there is still only one cheque in my cheque book, I can't find the remote, I can't find my glasses, and I don't remember what I did with the car keys.

    Then when I try to figure out why nothing got done today, I'mreally baffled because I know I was busy all day long, and I'm really tired. I realize this is a serious problem, and I'll try to get some helpfor it, but first I'll check my e-mail. Do me a favour, will you?
    Forward this message to everyone you know, because I don't remember to whom it has been sent.
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  2. 4 Comments

  3. by   rnnurse2be
    Boy isnt that the truth
  4. by   Gator,SN
    :roll
  5. by   rebel_red
    ROTFLMAO

    This is so my best friend......duly sent.


    Tres
  6. by   live4today
    Hey Brownie

    One of my friends emailed this to me today. It made me roll with laughter. I've had many a day like that myself. Loved it! :chuckle

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