A Journey Toward Optimal Health

Peanut butter is a semi-solid and can therefor...

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So…
How do you get peanut butter off of the roof of your mouth?

You put it on your finger

How do you get peanut butter off of you finger?

You put it on the bottom of your shoe

How do you get peanut butter off of your shoe?

You put it on your finger

How do you get peanut butter off of your finger?

You put it on the roof of your mouth!

This may be just a silly little thing we tell our children to gross them out, but there is something about it that reminds me of people who just refuse to get out of the rut that they are in. It’s so hard to watch people you love struggle with things that you know the answer to and they just refuse to hear you. Isn’t this like doing things over and over again the same way and expecting different results? And isn’t that the definition of insanity? Don’t they see with each cycle the peanut butter gets more and more disgusting and less and less attractive to those watching it happen?

There is a saying that you can lead a horse to water but you can’t make him drink. All we can do is be that fountain of water and hope they wash the peanut butter off of their hands and take a drink before we get to sick of watching to stick around anymore!

Then again… maybe that’s what they are waiting for… hmm. Ponderous. Mmmmm peanut butter…

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Comments on: "How Do You Get Peanut Butter Off Of The Roof Of Your Mouth?" (2)

  1. Wow! What a great analogy; creates quite the visual.

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