5/18/2017

Bean Natural

Story Sent in by Deena:

I was all set to go out on my date with Chad but he texted me right before I left my house: "I HAVE HAD TOO MUCH COFFEE TODAY AND I CANNOT SIT STILL. WE CAN DO SOMETHING VERY ACTIVE OR POSTPONE."

I was ready to leave and it wasn't really my fault that the guy couldn't keep tabs on his caffeine intake. I told him we could take a walk or something and that he'd just have to let me know if he couldn't handle it.

We met in a park and not three minutes after our introductions he shook like a leaf in winter, did a somersault on the ground, a whole bunch of jumping jacks, and then ran around me in circles.

I said, "Maybe we should just postpone this."

He said, "No! Shake with me! It'll make me feel more comfortable."

I turned him down, he wiggled his fingers in all directions, then said, "I've had too much coffee today and I can't sit still."

I said, "Maybe go drink some water?"

"Brilliant!" he said, and then he ran across the street to an electronics store. I didn't follow him in and after a few more moments of consideration I strolled away.

8 comments:

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    1. That's exactly what I was thinking

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  2. Whatever this guy was on, it sure as hell wasn't coffee

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  3. This is what happens when you give Strong Sad caffeine

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  4. Not meth, not coke. Just cold feet. Another for my upcoming book: "1001 ways to act like an idiot so you don't have to tell your date you're not into them"

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    1. But he came up with that before he had even met her.

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  5. I have ADHD and when I consume caffeine I get jittery and hyper but not stupid. There was something else going on with Chad for a grown man to be acting in such a way. I think either drugs or maybe he just needed an excuse for being waaay too nervous.

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