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Tuesday, March 06, 2012

# 42 IS IT TUESDAY

This is post is number 42 in the marathon.

This is a post for my retired friends.  How do you keep; track of what day it is? 

(Not knowing the day is bad enough but I also struggle with what month it is.  I lost March entirely and thought last Thursday was April 1st.)

5 comments:

  1. I'm not yet officially retired but the date has always been a challenge for me. I've often been signing a document for someone and ask, "What's the date?" Then my next statement is "Okay, it's the 16th, but lets start with the month and year."

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  2. Annie,

    My very favorite thing is the morning newspaper...

    I go out first thing in the morning and pick my paper out of the puddle or snow bank where the guy has tossed it and I look at the day and date on the front page. That sets me straight for that day,at least.

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  3. I write every day in my grateful journal that has a date! sandie

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  4. Cliff -- We even have calendars all over the house!

    Nancyn -- That is exactly how my dad always knew the date. He got the paper first thing every morning, come rain or shine, and that got him started. I could do that but would only be able to recall the date for an hour or so,

    Chatty Crone -- That used to help me but lately I've been skipping my journal. I must get back to it!

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  5. Were you playing April fools jokes on Ron?
    It's the 8th, n I just changed the calender. I'm not retired, but thanks for the heads up!

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