Oh hi! I didn’t see you there! I’m sorry, I don’t really have time to talk right now.
Okay, so, yeah, I’m cheating a little bit… again. Or at least I feel like I am. I really don’t have time to write a deep and meaningful post (or even a shallow and meaningful post). Today is laundry day and I’m supposed to be getting ready to go to Michelle’s house. She texted me a little bit ago and told me, “Stop playing games,” (I had just sent her my moves in Dice with Buddies – If you have an iProduct and you’re not playing Dice, you’re missing out. It’s like Yahtzee, but on the phone and it’s fun, quick, mindless entertainment (in which I don’t routinely get my ass kicked.)) “and hurry up and get here so we can go to Red Lobster for dinner.” (The girl is a sucker for Red Lobster.)
So, yeah. I really shouldn’t be here right now, but I didn’t want the day to go by without a post (and I likely won’t be home before midnight in WordPresslandia – which is 11:00 my time). (Did you know, I just learned a new rule about parentheses and periods? Apparently, according to the Roget’s (I think I’m spelling that right) Writing Guide on my desk at work, the period goes inside the closing parenthesis if the entire sentence is in the parentheses and outside the closing parenthesis when only part of the sentence is inside the parentheses. I always thought it was always supposed to be inside the closing parenthesis. Go figure!) (I’m pretty sure I’m also breaking some rule about parentheses inside of parentheses, but whatever!)
Anyway. Cheating. Yeah. I kind of am, because this is going to be one of the most pointless, long-winded, without saying anything, posts I’ve written in a while, but the thing is, how cool would it be if I could post a picture of my February calendar with all those little grey dots over each of the dates, like I did for January? AND – and I”m not making any promises here – but how cool would it be if NEXT January, I can post twelve pictures of twelve little calendars with little grey dots on every one of them??? So since I didn’t have time (or inspiration) – (What’s with all the freakin’ parentheses, today?) to pre-write and schedule a post for today, while I’m not supposed to be on my computer, I had to stop in really quickly to tell you that I don’t have anything to say today…
Sorry to have wasted your time. 😉
Anyway, I have got a few things bubbling around in the back of my brain and so I’ve got things to write about in the coming days, but right now, unless I want to make THIS a habit, I’ve got to get a move on!
Talk to you later. Thanks for stopping by!
6 thoughts on “A Drop In – (In which I Parenthesis You To Death)”
Aw, great post. I’ve written a few of these myself. Hope you have a nice time!
A good time was had by all. 🙂
Pointless or not. I liked it. 🙂
😉 Thank you.
I love that it took you several paragraphs to tell us that you had nothing to tell us! 🙂
It’s a gift!