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atlfootr
04-16-2007, 10:09 PM
My wife sent me this tonight .... :o
She told me, I've definitely got it!!!!

Opens her email w/ "this is you atlfootr ... only with projects around the house".

Here it is, I thought I'd share it w/ some of you guys.
Maybe YOU have it too 8p

Recently, I was diagnosed with A. A. A. D. D.

Age Activated Attention Deficit Disorder

This is how it develops:
I decide to water my garden.
As I turn on the hose, I look over at my car and decide my car needs washing.
As I start toward the garage, I notice that there is mail on the porch table that I brought up from the mailbox earlier.
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 garbage can under the table, and notice that the can is full.
So, I decide to put the bills back on the table and take out the garbage first.
But then I think, since I'm going to be near the mailbox, when I take out the garbage anyway, I may as well pay the bills first.
I take my checkbook off the table, and see that there is only 1 check left.
My extra checks are in my desk in the study, so I go inside the study to my desk where I find the can of Coke that I had been drinking.
I'm going to look for my checks, 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 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, I will be looking for the remote, but I won't 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 pour some water in the flowers, but quite a bit 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 can of Coke sitting on the counter,
the flowers don't have enough water,
there is still only 1 check in my check 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'm really 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 help
for it, but first I'll check my e-mail.

Do me a favor, will you?
Forward this message to everyone you know, because

I don't remember to whom it has been sent.
Don't laugh -- if this isn't you yet, your day is coming!

GROWING OLDER IS MANDATORY.
GROWING UP IS OPTIONAL.
LAUGHING AT YOURSELF IS THERAPEUTIC.

P.S I just remembered.

I LEFT THE WATER RUNNING IN THE DRIVEWAY!
:uglyhamme :uglyhamme

JohnnyB
04-16-2007, 10:31 PM
You're not the only one buddy. As years pass it seems to get worse.
I've always called it my beavis and butthead attention span.

My buddies constantly give me crap for being A.D.D. :D

victorff
04-16-2007, 11:08 PM
LMAO !!!!!!!!!!! She gives me crap all the time.

milkmania
04-16-2007, 11:15 PM
just yesterday,
my 9 year old son got a glass of OJ from the fridge, and put the jug in the pantry:rolleyes:

Laurel_Lake_Skier
04-16-2007, 11:39 PM
Yeah that sounds like an old familiar story.........I hate it when that happens:(

TMCNo1
04-16-2007, 11:44 PM
atlfootr, are you talking to yourself again? You posted a thread to yourself,

dmayer84
04-16-2007, 11:45 PM
atlfootr, are you talking to yourself again? You posted a thread to yourself,

I thought the blue pill was for the wood thread :confused:

trickskier
04-17-2007, 09:55 AM
Right there with you Footr.................:o