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Getting annoyed at my carelessness

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neverknowinglyunreasonable Sat 11-Feb-17 07:57:39

I know it's only minor but I spent ages writing my shopping list on paper (I am old school). I was walking to the supermarket when I noticed my shoe lace was undone. I tucked my shopping list into a nearby wall while I did it up but then forgot about it and walked away.

Especially annoying as I spent ages writing the list in code because my shopping list is basically just crisps, chocolate and ice cream and I am embarrassed if other people read it. I even had two special 2p coins wrapped in the list to use for the trolley.

I know it's my fault for bring careless but am I being unreasonable for getting annoyed?

QODRestYeMerryGentlemen Sat 11-Feb-17 08:02:30

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Guitargirl Sat 11-Feb-17 08:04:09

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LoveMyLittleSuperhero Sat 11-Feb-17 08:05:19

grin halo

Moominsdottir Sat 11-Feb-17 08:06:10

www.mumsnet.com/Talk/am_i_being_unreasonable/2851574-What-on-earth-is-this-Found-outside-my-house

Wherehasmydevilcomefrom Sat 11-Feb-17 08:06:21

Yabu for making it in code.

At least now the mystery is solved. grin

catsarenice Sat 11-Feb-17 08:06:28

Hee hee!!

MyOtherNameIsTaken Sat 11-Feb-17 08:07:37

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OliviaStabler Sat 11-Feb-17 08:07:57

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CoffeeBreakIn5 Sat 11-Feb-17 08:16:04

gringringrin

CigarsofthePharoahs Sat 11-Feb-17 09:38:01

Tee hee! Which of the squiggles means "naice ham"?

EustaceClarenceScrubb Sat 11-Feb-17 10:58:42

Where do trolleys cost 2p? Most of them round here expect £1 (misses point completely)

BlahBlahBlahEtc Sat 11-Feb-17 11:04:04

2ps in a trolley? Where do you live? 1970?

Seriously though, I do shit like this constantly, if I didn't have a toddler to do it for me I'd drive myself round the bend

The80sweregreat Sat 11-Feb-17 11:21:07

That note is very disturbing.

FairytaleOfSkegness Sat 11-Feb-17 17:41:14

gringringrin

spongebob5 Sat 11-Feb-17 17:43:47

Did you remember to put Pom bears on the list?

aquamarina100 Sat 11-Feb-17 17:51:27

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NormHonal Sat 11-Feb-17 17:53:07

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Janey50 Sat 11-Feb-17 17:56:19

What year are you living in? 2 x 2p for the trolley? It costs a quid everywhere I go nowadays. As for the list OP,unless it had your name on it,I wouldn't worry. Who's going to know it's yours?

JennyOnAPlate Sat 11-Feb-17 17:57:36

Well that's that mystery solved!

hollyisalovelyname Sat 11-Feb-17 17:59:45

Yeah right 🙄

Janey50 Sat 11-Feb-17 18:53:50

Ha ha I've just twigged!

HopelesslydevotedtoGu Sun 12-Feb-17 19:11:42

Where did you buy the unusual red margined paper, op?

brooklyn66 Sun 12-Feb-17 20:24:06

haha only just seen this! grin

neverknowinglyunreasonable Wed 15-Feb-17 21:39:00

hopelesslydevotedtogu

You're correct, I did write on red margined paper. Think it came from the WH Smiths in town.

Bit annoying as I have had to write a new list. The old code wasn't even that complicated, if anyone had found it they would have cracked it within five minutes.

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