A Mile A Minute
5:45 AM – Gaaaaaaaah! I’m up. I’m up. Thank you Lord. Lay in the dark. Stare at ceiling.
5:46 AM – Roll to one side, stare out window.
§ Did I sign my son’s permission slip?
§ Agh, I forgot to iron last night – need to iron uniforms.
§ Time for new shoes for the kids.
§ Boys need haircuts this week.
§ I wonder if Baby Girl could be seen at the salon that would be great.
§ I wonder if I could get my hair done this week THAT would be great.
§ Dang-blasted that grey hair.
5:52 AM – Touch head gingerly.
§ Does Hawaii Five-O come on tonight?
§ What day is it?
§ Hmm. Make breakfast or let the kids eat at school?
§ Let the kids eat at school.
§ Wonder if Hubs will make dinner tonight?
§ We need to call the accountant.
§ Utilities due.
5:55 AM – Heavy sigh.
§ I should buy new drapes.
§ Agh, gotta call the carpet cleaners.
§ Wonder what color I should repaint the kitchen?
§ Why didn’t I get that paint swatch?
§ I could use a date night with the Hubs.
§ Do I have any morning meetings?
§ Did I leave those towels in the dryer?
§ Better get ready for my walk.
6:00 AM – Roll over to other side, kiss Hubs on the forehead. Time to get out of bed.
I do more thinking before 6AM than most people do all day.