Waking and winking and windows with locust
I found the locust. Well, they’ve still been out and about, but not in the vast numbers they were not too long ago. I think most of them gather on my porch at night. I forget to keep my porch light off. I digress.
I pulled up to the laundromat and spotted them.
Okay, so there’s only 4 or 5 on the window, but they’re everywhere in the parking lot.
I was allowed to sleep in until 5:30 am this morning. Butters was either a) feeling generous or b) tuckered herself out with her Shar Pei/Shepherd shenanigans. I’m leaning towards b. Although, there’s a strong argument for a choice ‘c’ … That I was too tired to notice any earlier attempts at arousal. Is that the right word? Okay, that’s funny. I’m leaving it in and not even going to google. OCD be damned.
Bottom line is I ‘arose’ and decided I’d be at the laundromat as soon as they opened. Then hop from here to the grocery store. THEN … I’m cleaning the house in ‘ten-second-tidy’ fashion and hitting the couch.
I even decided in the car on the way over that I was going to try out ‘sassy’ today. Thought I might even wink at a fellow laundromat patron if one made eye contact. Male, female – didn’t matter. It would be one of those friendly ‘hey there – alright?’ winks.
I’m not very good at winking. If I try with my right eye, the entire right side of my face scrunches up and I end up impersonating Popeye.
I can pull off a left eye wink, but I can’t support it with the casual confidence to make it look like anything more than a twitch.
Those realizations, coupled with the fact that my table was taken, sucked all the wink mood right out of me.
I’m at the kiddy table under that damned rainbow umberella again. Add insult to injury, the lady that works here walked by and mentioned I need a new laundry basket. Hmph!
They sell them, and if I’m interested I should let her know.
Posted on April 28, 2013, in Humor, Uncategorized and tagged arousal, can't wink, humor, laundromat, laundry basket, locust, musings from the laundromat, ocd, sassy, shar pei, Sunday, winking. Bookmark the permalink. 13 Comments.
I like your wink! 🙂
Lol. Thanks. That’s just for you guys. I’ll practice more before unleash it on the general public. Although, they must have thought me mad sitting there taking photos of myself winking … I’ll give them time to recover from that first
I’d have liked to been in the room watching those watching you wink at for the photo (classic!) lol
Lol. Yeah … I’m just in my own world, it dawned on me people watch as I put clothes in the dryer and noticed a bored audience.
You definitely need to work on that winking. That photo is a bit frightening… 😛
I look like I’m up to something or have allergies in just the one eye 😉
Yes. It’s scary. Fix it! 😛
I’ll practice later … Is it scarier than the mole rat??
No, you’re much prettier than a mole rat, but it still might give me nightmares!
The ‘wink’ is fine, elaborate on that with a bit of a comfortable ‘Knowing nod’, and really liven up the party!!
I’ll try working in a nod …
I am only able to wink with my left eye too!
soul sisters. lol. Or eyelid sisters??