Posts Tagged “exploration”

Exploration of the Pickle Jar

Boring day. Boring, boring, boring. It’s a very good thing that I have plans for tonight, because otherwise I might just have to sit at the kitchen table eating pickles all night just for something to do. I don’t know why I would eat pickles, but I suppose that after I ate everything else, pickles would be all that were left.

Stephanie called me back last night and we made plans to go see The Pacifier tonight. The only problem was that I thought I could get out of band practice, since no one had told me about it. When I told my parents about my plans, they said, “Oh, but you have band practice tomorrow.” It’s a real pity that they went and had dinner with Mrs. Haacke, the organist at our church, a few days ago. Apparently she knew all about this practice for Sunday morning and told my parents all about it, but they forgot to pass it on to me. The previous week they had been discussing having a practice on Wednesday, but nothing solid was ever decided. But apparently it was decided that it would be at 7:00. Considering that the movie starts at 7:20, I don’t think that’s enough time to do both. And when I tried to squeeze out of band practice, my parents reminded me of my “prior committment that I needed to follow through on.” Stupid committments. The only reason I committed was because Anita begged me, Kyle, and Jordan to…Continue Reading