Topic: Do you have days like this?
I had one of those days. I had an appointment early in the morning. My alarm clock let me down. It did not ring. Quickly I got dressed and rushed to my car, opened the garage door only to realize that I was blocked in. One of my kids had parked directly behind me. I woke him up (of course, he was grouchy) waited for him to move his vehicle and headed towards town. Coming around the curve I noticed a large backup of cars. The road had been blocked off, turned around, took the longer route and finally arrived for my appointment. Although, a few minute too late, I found it still to be acceptable. (Well, with a good excuse that it.) Unfortunately, my appointment had been cancelled and my answering machine did not pick up the message. Only later did I find out that a car had hit a power pole which in turn cut electricity to a fairly large area including, the one I live in.
I chuckled when reading a bumper sticker: