Have you ever gotten the feeling that the person you’re sitting with isn’t REALLY present? I mean, they’re physically present, but they’ve checked out mentally and emotionally?
“Hellooooooo?” … I’m here.
“Where did you go?” … Nowhere. I’m here.
“Come back to me, honey.” … What are you talking about? I’m here!
Except Elvis has left the building.
Yeah, I think we’ve all ‘checked out’ at one point or another. I know I’m guilty of it, especially when my kids are trying to get my attention and I’m focused on my ‘to do’ list. You know, those days when even “Mom, Mom, Mom, Mom,” doesn’t cut through the noise in your head.
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