The Single Life

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Today my smoke alarm started randomly beeping, screaming to let me know its time to change the battery.  Only thing is the ceilings in my loft are 10 ft high, I had to stand on the counter and put a stool on top of the counter just to almost reach the alarm.  Dangerous?  Shows how crazy a little continuous somewhat loud beep can make you.  The office to my complex is closed, and roads are too bad outside to ask a friend to come.  So I thought I would have to pull a spider man and literally climb the wall.  Luckily I texted a neighbor who had a ladder for me to use.  Yay! I didn’t kill myself by falling off the kitchen counter and my smoke alarm is now battery-less.

One thing from living alone is, I’ve become more confident in myself.  But more importantly, I’ve learned to ask others for help.  I’ve never been good at asking for help, I like doing things for myself.  I am the girl who has a hard time with letting a guy carry something for her.  Anyways, here’s to learning new things about myself, allowing others to help out, and to admitting I can’t do it by myself all the time.

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