Tuesday, 3 November 2020

Not with it

 

Well if I start this now I may not forget about it, like I seem to have done yesterday. I went to check yesterday's post only to find none, what the hell how did I forget to do a post. It must have been that type of day as I also forgot to go and meet Leo that afternoon.

Had a phone call from my sister Sandra this morning to tell me our uncle Richie's funeral is on Thursday about a 45 minute drive from here. I said I would love to go but with Covid I would only be able to attend if I remained outside as only 20 immediate family members can be inside.

Uncle Richie was dad's brother but he was taken in as a boy by close family friends when his mother walked out on his father, I think he was number 3 out of 6 children.

I am just not feeling with it today or yesterday for that matter.

This morning Tasha had to speak my name 3 times and make a loud noise in order to get my attention. I was off with t he pixies


11 comments:

Mariette VandenMunckhof-Vedder said...

Dearest Jo-Anne,
That can happen and just don't be harsh on yourself...
Life goes on and the world continues to turn into another and hopefully 'better' day!
Hope you will feel more fit and alert.
Hugs,
Mariette

Rita said...

Gosh! I hope you are feeling better.

Many people are not going to funerals or weddings or to visit new babies in the family. Covid has changed that for now. :(

Margaret D said...

Off in an other land it seems Jo-Anne.
Sorry to hear your Uncle passed on.
Take care.

Nancy Chan said...

These days, we have not been able to attend funerals because of the limit on the number of people attending and it is usually for the immediate family members and close relatives of the deceased. Sometimes, our mind can be far away, deep in thought that we weren't paying attention to things or people around us.

Hilary Melton-Butcher said...

Hi Jo-Anne - I do hope you feel easier soon; and yes so sad you can't attend your Uncle's funeral ... with thoughts - Hilary

CWMartin said...

That ios a bit worrisome... praying for you to get it sorted.

Janie Junebug said...

I'm off with the pixies, too. I have a big case of election anxiety. I'm sorry about the loss of of Richie.

Love,
Janie

Karen BakingInATornado said...

I think off with the pixies is a great place to be right about now.

Jo-Anne's Ramblings said...

Marettie.......So true

Rita.......I was and so true indeed

Margaret D.....I am and thanks

Nancy.....Yes happening all over, yeah we all do that

Hilary.....It is sad but it is what it is

Chris......It should be

Janie.....Many of us do it

Karen......It is a nice plalce to be

Mariette VandenMunckhof-Vedder said...

💞

Juli said...

I'm glad you're being safe with the covid stuff. So many are not. And I think we're all a bit off lately.

Get some rest.

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