NEVER underestimated the power of a PO'd woman!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by gritsar, Feb 5, 2008.

  1. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    While grocery shopping this afternoon I got a call from a co-worker informing me that I had to attend a training session this evening from 6 pm to 10 pm to get recertified for CPR and defensive driving. They gave us 3 hours notice! My boss has known about it since last week but forgot to mention it to us, the employees and she's called in sick yesterday and today! I was so mad :thun I was still steaming at 4 when a very nasty thunderstorm went thru here traveling @ 60 mph and that made me even madder because it meant leaving Charlie Girl alone and my big brave girl isn't afraid of much, but she is terrified of t-storms. I got dressed, left a stereo on for Charlie to help cover the noise of the storm, and off I went; cursing the whole way.
    As I was driving thru our woods I'm still cursing and thought...wouldn't it be nice if a big ol' tree fell across our road and I couldn't go to this *&^#!#* training. Well I rounded a curve and guess what? Thank you Mother Nature and thank you Mr. Cedar for giving your life for me! I took a pic of it with my phone and sent it to my SO. He called me and told me to turn around and go back to the house. I'm stuck here at home now until he gets off @ midnight and I couldn't be happier. [​IMG]
  2. Bawkadoodledoo

    Bawkadoodledoo Songster

    Jan 4, 2008
    Central MA
    must be all that dark eggergy!
  3. hcammack

    hcammack Crowing

    Oct 5, 2007
    Gods got your back LOL I took CPR so boring hope you don't have to take it some other time.

  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Ohhhh Mother Nature was on your side this time!
  5. hensdeliverthegoods

    hensdeliverthegoods Songster

    Dec 18, 2007
    Catawba County, NC
    Wow!! Ok, now quick - wish I had a few million dollars!! [​IMG]
  6. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Quote:Actually I have to have it yearly, along with alot of other courses as a requirement for work. That's the other thing I forgot to mention. Our certificatin doesn't even expire until May!
    I am soooo looking forward to my SO retiring in 2 yrs., because my car will be paid off by then and I'm seriously thinking of retiring right along with him.
  7. AhBee01

    AhBee01 Songster

    Nov 7, 2007
    yo. ohio
    I'm just so glad that tree didn't fall on you! I do believe God had your back!
  8. hooligan

    hooligan Songster

    Aug 20, 2007
    Good for you Gritsar!
    I hope you have been enjoying your evening. [​IMG]
  9. Chickerdoodle13

    Chickerdoodle13 The truth is out there...

    Mar 5, 2007
    Phoenix, AZ
    Unfortunately some CPR trainers are BORING! I'm hoping to get my certification soon as a trainer and I hope I'm not as boring! The trainers I had were excellent. At least it's only one night now. CPR training used to be 6 hours instead of 3...well at least here in NJ. My defensive driving course was 6 hours though. It was actually better than my driving ed class. Great insurance reduction for me! I also learned a lot of great driving tips, but I had an excellent instructor for that as well.
    Last edited: Feb 5, 2008
  10. hcammack

    hcammack Crowing

    Oct 5, 2007
    MY drivers edd is soo boring

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