RS (rainbowstevie) wrote,
RS
rainbowstevie

  • Mood:

EPIC RAGE [updated]

UPDATE: This post has been rendered null and void because 6 minutes after posting it, I went downstairs to get the shoulder bag in which I had put the coin purse w/ my library card and my library books to go back tonight...and found I had also put my wallet in there. Mind you, I had packed and brought this bag downstairs exactly ten minutes before I started looking for the wallet.

Point taken, God. My room was in desperate need of cleaning versus having me run out and go spend my evening in lala-land.


Original Post
I spent 2.5 hours tonight tearing my room apart -- actually, doing the opposite: cleaning the tornado mess and putting everything away to eliminate hiding spots -- in search of my wallet. My room is now as clean as it ever gets, like it's even vacuumed, but no wallet has appeared.

I know it's in this room because I last had it out 3 days ago when I was actually tearing said room apart in search of my library card (which turned up in a jeans pocket), and I had emptied my entire purse and wallet. I showed the wallet to my mom to make sure it was empty, and then I KNOW I took it upstairs specifically so that I would not lose it. But for some reason it didn't go back in my purse. I haven't left the house since then except to take a walk, and since my wallet is too big for any pocket I never bring it with on walks. Here are all the hiding places that have been eliminated so far:

-Either purse
-Either mini backpack that I use when walking to the library
-Any of the 3 shoulder bags I use when shopping
[Edit: FALSE. It was totally in one of them. The one I didn't check twice, unlike everything else on this list.]
-Either nightstand drawer (my library card turned up in here once)
-Anywhere on the bed/tangled in the covers (I stripped the bed, shook everything out and re-made it)
-Wedged between the bed and the wall
-Under the bed
-On top of the dresser that is right in front of the door where I often put things
-In the drawers of that dresser
-In the pile of clothes on top of the suitcase I store by the bed, which is at just the right height for putting more stuff on
-In any of the other 3 piles of clothes (I really need to clean out my closet/dresser so they are usable)
-Tangled among any of my book stacks
-On the desk by my computer
-In my computer desk drawers
-Under my desk

I cannot think of a single other place it could even accidentally be, and I'm going crazy. I have $26 in cash + some quarters, and my library card and my credit card, so this is not catastrophic yet, but my wallet contains my bank card and more importantly my driver's license, which I really need because I go back to the night job in 4 days and having someone chauffeur me there 12 miles each way would waste a lot of time and gas to have to make that trip twice every night. So.

I am open to wild and random suggestions if you have them.

Tags: life
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments