New Year, utter lethargy

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by slowwww, 10 Jan 2018.

  1. slowwww

    slowwww Veteran

    Dry January…………………..tick

    Improved diet……………….tick

    New exercise regime…….tick

    More sleep………………..….tick

    So why is it that I feel so flaming lethargic?

    Is it just my advancing age (54), or is it that when I look at Trump vs. the World, woeful state of UK politics in the lead up to Brexit, miserable weather, doom-mongering journalists etc. etc. I realise that despite my adherence to my NY resolutions I’m swimming against an insurmountable tide of negativity?

    I think I’m going to revert to alcoholic slovenliness fuelled by junk-food and see whether that makes the world a brighter place. Will report back, possibly incoherently
    Last edited: 10 Jan 2018
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  2. Dave 123

    Dave 123 Guru

    Balls to the so called ruling elite, go out, or stay in and have some fun!
  3. Drago

    Drago Guru

    You need to join the Army. According to the new ads they'll give you a cuddle, let you pray a bit, and next thing you know you'll be reinvigorated and chomping at the bit to shoot something.
  4. OP

    slowwww Veteran

    Thanks Drago. I'm slightly worried about their new third criteria. I have some gay mates, but hitherto have shown no inclination to play along
  5. woodenspoons

    woodenspoons Über Member

    North Yorkshire
    And buy a new Vauxhall SUV. Just seen an ad on tv which infers you’ll recover from depression if you own one. The male protagonist looks to be around 50.
    I feel your pain. It’s a difficult world to be happy in when you have everything you need. Give away a load of your stuff - sell all those spare bikes and give your unused gear to charity. Go find people worse off than you. You’ll soon cheer up if, say, you meet a fellow your age locked in a chair with eg MND.
  6. ianrauk

    ianrauk Tattooed Beat Messiah

    Atop a Ti
    You need to get on a bike and ride.
  7. Afnug

    Afnug I'll Sithee

    There's the problem.
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  8. cyberknight

    cyberknight Wibble

    Land of confusion
    It's cold and dark the rest is mtfu
  9. alicat

    alicat Guru

    Or perhaps your user name is sending subliminal messages....
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  10. Drago

    Drago Guru

    Shall I do the mandatory MTFU/straighten up and fly right type post, or leave it for someone else?
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  11. OP

    slowwww Veteran

    That's it, all better now. Who'd have thought that it would have been so simple?
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  12. subaqua

    subaqua What’s the point

    HTFU not MTFU
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  13. Fab Foodie

    Fab Foodie hanging-on in quiet desperation ...

    I feel your pain... but I have alcohol....
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  14. twentysix by twentyfive

    twentysix by twentyfive Clinging on tightly

    Over the Hill
    It's January. Just get out on that bike :rolleyes:
    dave r likes this.
  15. YukonBoy

    YukonBoy Extra solar

    Ultima Thule
    Wet January - Hic
    Bad Diet - Hic
    No exercise regime - Hic
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