Three times a week, I “Sharpen The Saw” with a wild and woolly workout. When I finish my workout program designed to help with arthritis due to 47 years in the construction industry, I jump on the treadmill for a 30 minute fast paced climb up Mt. Everest.
To keep from being bored out of my skull during all this excitement, I watch television. This morning my usual animal programs were all repeats, so I settled for an expose on the Military Channel about UFOs’, Aliens and Area 51.
“Hey, Ma, it’s that alien crap again!”
Why am I drawn to this stuff? Could it be because I feel so alien all the time? My identical twin brother and I were born with super large heads, our own secret language, simultaneous dreams, ESP and God only knows what else. We always knew our parents were mere earthlings, because they were so boring. I wondered if Mom knew she was a victim of alien abduction, because it explains everything.
The day I turned 21, I told my Mom about seeing a flying saucer while we were going to the San Diego County Fair in 1953. “Why did you wait so long to say anything,” she replied? “Simple, Mom, you can’t have me committed after I become of age.” “Silly boy, we could have committed you and your brother many times in the last 21 years had we wanted to.”
Humm, good point…
She was just saying,