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My Quirky Aberration We kiss goodnight and close the light; just moments pass, and he is snoring! Why is this brain of mine still bright with thoughts- oh my, this is so boring! The same old process I go through- once snuggled in, my mind's exploring those things that I forgot to do, like lock the door and pull the drapes; turn off the plugged-in crockpot too. This isn't fair, and I go apes in second-guessing what I've done- full yes or no somehow escapes! So from my comfy bed, I run without the slightest hesitation- to find at last, that I'd missed none! Now, back to bed- this aggravation- for sure's my quirky aberration! Sandra M. Haight ~3rd Place~ Contest: Quirky Tercets Sponsor: Nina Parmenter Judged: 05/03/2019

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Date: 5/4/2019 2:22:00 AM
Love this and I am this person from time to time in certain situational designs. You amused me, thank you. From snoring to wondering if the back door is really locked, the oven off - you "Erma Bombecked" me to joy! Just excellent. CayCay
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Sandra Haight
Date: 5/4/2019 6:05:00 PM
Thank you, CayCay, for your wonderful, positive, and uplifting comments! I am happy that you were amused...I smiled the whole time I worked on it too! I appreciate your visit and support very much. Hugs, Sandra :)
Date: 5/3/2019 12:16:00 PM
Haha, this is me Sandra! Head down. Whisper to husband “did you lock the backdoor?” Him: “think so.” Me: shuts eyes. Me (half hour of mental wrangling later): “Gotta check!” Lol! Also I usually start my engine then get out of my car at least once to check the front door when I go out! Very nicely done and form spot on of course! :x)
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Sandra Haight
Date: 5/4/2019 6:04:00 PM
Nina, I loved writing for your contest, and I am so thankful for my nice placement! Glad you could identify with it!! Hugs, Sandra :) :)
Date: 4/28/2019 6:52:00 AM
I feel ya! As soon as his head hits the pillow he's off to blissful slumber... And I am thinking and thinking and overthinking! I quite like the mention of the crockpot!
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Date: 4/29/2019 5:20:00 PM
Ha Ha, P.S., nice you can identify with this! Thanks for reading my poem and for the uplifting comment. Hugs, Sandra