One Tuesday morning, I was calmly brushing my teeth when I heard a rumbling noise outside.
Hmm, I thought. That sounds like a the trash truck. Good thing I put the trash out last night.
Then I thought, Wait, DID I put the trash out last night?
I remember INTENDING to put the trash out.
But when I first thought of the trash, it was raining out. “I’ll do it later,” I told myself.
I remembered again after dinner. ‘I’ll do it after I finish the dishes,” I told myself.
The next time I remembered, I was already in bed. “I’ll do it in the morning,” I told myself.
GAH!!!! I realized. IT’S MORNING NOW!!!!
I ran downstairs and flew out the front door… in time to see the trash truck disappearing down the street.
I know they saw me chasing them.
I can’t imagine why they didn’t stop…