Groundhog Day In Review

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Maybe I should pay more attention to this.  I have decided to take some of my old “I’ve been thinkin’ sayin’s and  I’m redoing them here and posting them on facebook and Google+ and maybe later I will insert them into the Comic Ad pages that I’m working on.

Groundhog day came and went without much celebration at Gatorhead.  I think the Groundhog would have seen his shadow if we had any Groundhogs which is supposed  to mean 6 more weeks of bad weather.  If he had not been able to see his shadow winter would only last another month and a half.

At the present time I have a lot of things going on that I would like to complete before.. well let’s put it this way I’m checking things off my bucket list.  We are never guranteed 6 more weeks of any kind of weather and more and more I am beginning to come to grips with my mortality.  Being the survivor of 4 or 5 heart attacks (I’m really not sure which) can give you a lot of over confidence.   My wife has always felt like I was invincible because I have always snapped back and lived an over active and productive life.  I  don’t think  my wife considers me invincible anymore because some days I don’t feel like doing much of anything and every time I grunt or complain she wants to rush me to the emergency room.

If I feel like I am having a heart attack I will definitely be the first one to head to the ER but if I went everytime she wanted me to I would be in the hospital most of the time. (They always admit me and run test).   Don’t get me wrong.  I am not complainin’.  I am just kind of explainin’.  I realize that my posting and commenting has been kind of eratic lately  and I thought I might explain that I’m doing the best I can with what I have to work with.

I guess what I am sayin’ is that Groundhog’s shadow or not…I’m gonna try to get the best out of each day and will be thankful for it regardless of what the weather is like.

Bo

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About Bo Lumpkin

I like to write, draw, and read and do funny stuff.
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14 Responses to Groundhog Day In Review

  1. Red says:

    Very healthy attitude, Bo. Squeeze every drop out of every day. And kiss that lovely woman.

  2. Absolutely… just best to be safe about these things!
    Hahaha… I love the comic, too! Was it Lincoln who said, ‘It’s better to remain silent and let everyone think you a fool than to open your mouth and remove all doubt’? I’ve seen that attributed to a few people… but It’s always been one of my favorites (go figure, right?)!
    🙂

  3. ltpen315,barb says:

    They say live for today because tomorrow may not come…for any of us!! Love the comic! It’s very true!

  4. Stay quiet and people assume you are a fool, open your mouth and they will have confirmation

  5. Binky says:

    We all should try to get the most out of every day, but often don’t. I hope you err on the safe side in terms of going to the ER if you have any pain.

    • Bo Lumpkin says:

      I really don’t play it all that safe. If I went to the ER everytime I had some symptom of a heart attack I would be there every day. I usually treat myself and if the symptoms persist then I will go. Basically last time they just gave me blood thinner and fluid pills. I have both at home and I use them often.

  6. mskatykins says:

    Great post! I think you definitely should repost the old sayings – they are great! As for the health, you sound busy and you sound like you’ve done well to keep going at that fast pace. It’s nice your wife cares! 😀

  7. I always enjoy your positive attitude, Bo. I like that you are posting some old sayings and writing a post around them.

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