|Where in the World Does Time Go? (standard:humor, 906 words)|
|Author: Godspenman||Added: Feb 26 2017||Views/Reads: 595/288||Story vote: 0.00 (0 votes)|
|I remember my grandfather telling me that the older you get the faster time flies. Laughing at him at the time I thought it was another of his little stories he loved telling.|
Click here to read the first 75 lines of the story phone and ask her to text me the list. Then, I would be in trouble because I would not have enough time to call her and then get the items and get home in time. I tried to put in things I thought were on the list, but it was getting late. Time was running out. Then I did something I would later regret. Headed towards the checkout line, I passed the bakery where they had Apple fritters on sale. Without even stopping, because time was getting away from me, I grabbed two apple fritters and threw them in the shopping cart. Why I did that, who knows. When I brought all the items from the grocery store and put them on the kitchen table, my wife looked them over and informed me that I only got two items on her list. “Why didn't you get the rest of the items?” All I could say was, “I'm sorry, time got away from me.” Believe me when I say, that will be the last time I use that excuse. I could not help but think of a verse of Scripture. “To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven” (Ecclesiastes 3:1). Everybody has the same amount of time; it's how you use that time that really makes the difference. Time, as I have discovered, is no excuse for not getting something done. Tweet
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