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Nov 17th, 2011 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Days come when certain tasks absolutely, unequivocally, totally and completely have to be done. Days come, too, when having to do certain tasks simply have no appeal. Getting up the strength, inititative, stamina, and desire seems to be a bigger undertaking than doing the job(s) itself. Gotta Dos come, and they often come, after several well timed delays and put offs, when there is no way to ignore them any longer.

The I Don’t Wannas can be perilous. They can keep you in bed longer, wrap you in all kinds of excuses, have you inventing every kind of delaying technique, learned and formerly used, when you were in elementary school.

The story is told of a man who awoke one Sunday morning declaring that he was not going to church that day. His dear wife, already