Tyrades! Aggravation: Is It A Board Game or a Way of Life?
March 25, 2021
First off, Louis Armstrong was right about it being a wonderful world. And I realize many people suffer far worse troubles than mine.
But still…I would die of shock if I ever experienced 10 consecutive minutes of comfort, serenity and dignity. (Okay, anesthesia gave me two of the three; but instead of Doctors Without Borders, we need to mobilize Procedures Without Hospital Gowns.)
Through a combination of overcommitment, aging, Murphy’s Law and innate klutziness, I am a man of constant aggravation.
True, I have outgrown zits, dandruff, warts and absent-mindedly locking my keys in the ca...