Saturday, April 30

Being Grumpy

In a phone call this morning, I was attempting to pass on some useful information, but the lady at the end of the line was not in the mood for listening.
So I wrote a Double Dactyl to get me beyond the experience - and polish off Day #30 at Writer's Island at the same time!

Sneakily skittering
moaning and wittering
never helped anyone
make life a joy.
Uncontrolled, spiraling,
irascibility?
Lacking humility's
bound to annoy!

By the way, there is a wonderful photograph By James Rainsford of somebody being grumpy over here, at
http://www.irascibleinsights.blogspot.com/

10 comments:

  1. "Wittering"--now there's a word not seen every day. A great one, too. Love that grumpy photo! Thanks for the Saturday smile.

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  2. nice bit of word play jinksy, yes its hard enough for me to talk on the phone, much less witter...smiles. had to look that up....

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  3. Oh, grumpy has its uses...some of the funniest stories come out of dealing with cranky irascable people. Even kittens and unicorns can become dull after a time. Give me a cat getting a bath any day!

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  4. Great fun. Pleased I helped in the inspiration. Thanks for the link.
    Kind regards, James.

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  5. Ah, reminds me of our Fri nite out with the lads.lol.Putting the World to rights.

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  6. Sage advice. Moaning and grumbling never works.

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