Interstellar Adventures

November 10, 2005

Thursday Thirteen, VII

Filed under: Uncategorized — by InterstellarLass @ 9:18 am

Thirteen things on my mind today:

1) Thank goodness Paris is OK.

2) Too bad this Paris isn’t doing as well.

3) Saturday is the Rockledge Rumble 30K. I love running, but I’m going to be glad after the first weekend in January when I can take a bit of a break.

4) We lost one of our frogs last night. When I got home from work, Jerry was floating. He would do this sometimes, but this was different. I took off the tank lid and poked him and he didn’t move. Poor thing. He was involved in a bit of an accident Monday night. We cleaned the tank, and he made a mad leap from his bowl on the counter to the kitchen floor. Then he got caught on a drawer handle as he tried to jump out of my hands again. I think he must have suffered some trauma, and that’s the cause for his untimely passing.

5) I’ll have to get to PetsMart and get a replacement before the kids notice.

6) Nick started his new job on Monday. He likes it pretty well so far. He’s working with a kid fresh out of college. Evidently this kid is an idiot.

7) I haven’t talked to my Ex all week, and I love it. I got my final, signed papers in the mail yesterday. Not only does the judge have an assembly-line, automaton script, but he doesn’t even sign his name. It’s ink-stamped on there.

8) I’ve got something to tell my mom. She’s going to be upset. It’s nothing I did or anything to do with me. I’m not looking forward to being the one to tell her.

9) I just had a yummy cranberry scone.

10) With a half-pint of milk. In a carton. Milk in a carton tastes better than milk in a plastic bottle.

11) I’m 8-0-1 in my fantasy football league. Still in first place baby! WOOT!

12) As of 9:15 this morning, I have 29,511 hits to my site. I’ll be hitting 30,000 soon! What should be my special prize for my 30,000th visitor? Assuming I can figure out who they are…

13) I think they should have worried about making it harder to get divorced as a true step in defending marriage, rather than taking away people’s rights to commit to each other. Make it harder to get married too. Turn marriage into a religious rite. Give everyone ‘civil unions’. Don’t legislate morals. It’s been tried before and it ultimately failed. The only comfort I have in this is that one day this will be overturned.

Links to other Thursday Thirteens!

1. Carnealian
2. Janey
3. Mar
4. Sleeping Mommy
5. Jen
6. Cori
7. Colleen
8. Mommy D
9. MommaK
10. TexasIvy
11. Running2K’s
12. Jak
13. BSTS
14. Tommi
15. Coyote Mike
16. Squashed Toad
17. Crusty Crone
18. Keb
19. Terrilynn
20. Marisa
21. Lisa
22. LilyBleu
23. Mrs. Fun
24. Geronimo!
25. Mia Spiral
26. Leanne
27. JeeJ
28. Musings from the Edge
29. Marybeth
30. Heartsongs
31. M.E.
32. Chatty
33. Catherine
34. Leave your link in my comments and I’ll link you here!

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