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Boredom: Real or Imagined

Moms, teachers, husbands, or wives . . . in your lifetime, you may have heard someone say, “I’m bored” or “This is boring.” I can recall such a situation on several (many) occasions when I was faced with someone or something that spoke of or demonstrated boredom. A few famous folks had a few words to say about the subject.

This dog was bored…Not any more.



“The Beatles saved the world from boredom.” –George Harrison.



Somebody, get that cat a toy!
 “Only boring people get bored.” –Ruth Burke.




“Boredom comes from a boring mind.” –Metallica

Sometimes I find myself in a boring situation, one that I must tolerate for a while. For example, a speaker or lecturer that drones on and on in a monotone, but I am required to be there, can’t leave till it’s over. What’s a person to do? What would you do?

Boring: not interesting, tedious
Boredom: a state of feeling bored (that is a boring definition)

Most adults that I know don’t have time to be bored. In fact, they might welcome a boring day. Maybe “boring” isn’t as bad as we think. Would lying on a beach with nothing to do be boring? Let’s find out. Bring it on!

Have a terrific Tuesday.
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