and I have had one of those mornings where I should have stood in bed.
“Idioms & Phrases
I should have stood in bed,
I've had such a bad day that I should never have gotten up at all. For example, And then I got rear-ended at the stop sign Is should have stood in bed . This ungrammatical colloquial phrase properly put as stayed in bed is ascribed to fight manager Joe Jacobs, who in 1935 saw his first baseball game, the opening game of the World Series between the Detroit Tigers and Chicago Cubs. It was a very cold day, and when asked what he thought of baseball, Jacobs replied, "I should have stood in bed."
Actually this day started out pretty nice, lovely sunshine and cool temperatures. I went to the church sale and purchased a few things and came back home and that is when the fun started. I noticed the window on the rear right side was down about an inch. I started the car and tried to use the power to raise the window. No luck, the darn thing went halfway down and stuck there. I called my daughter and son in law and they came over. My daughter went to the dealer with me and it cost me $567.94 cents to get it fixed. I just had the rear left window fixed in March of this year and it was $326. Each window operates on a motor. I asked for an explanation as to why this was higher than the other window and I was told prices had increased. Well, needless to say I am torqued off. My car is a 2002 Buick LeSabre which we bought new. It has a little over 84,000 miles on it. I have started looking at new cars.
I have really had far worse things than this happen to me but this was extra irritating for some reason.
And now my rant is over. I hope you all have a good weekend. Stay safe and be happy!!