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Escal-Tech: The New Staircase

19 Nov

There is a thing about new stuff that gets you wanting to try them. You know, like your first phone: never slept till i new almost half the functions, new bike: fell off but attempted to try again, new TV: pressed all the buttons till I realized there as some thing breathing down my neck and he didn’t look too pleased., new CD player: carried it everywhere till it broke. So new things just seem to have a hidden script that activates it self immediately you carry it away.

Last weekend I met my ‘nu-challenge’! It was the technological advancement that i had not yet tried. To suffice it I was excited but because I am a cool person i chose not to let it show. I circled it trying to master the technic before attempting to try it out. Through my observation I noticed that little boys were doing it well, grannies seemed to be doing fine. Saw it in movies, it looked cool and okay. How hard could it be, huh? My first mistake.

So there I go, chin up, bravado all over the place…. it all fell down (Just like London Bridge)…I tell you pressure rushed to my head, I experience an inertia greater than I could handle. Smile and cool attitude already crumbling, I struggled to regain my composure…. I all I could think of was how am i going to do this again!!

The second time round, my head still spun. I thought I had grabbed it but to my utter misery i hadn’t. I of course felt a certain gratification when i saw someone else go through what i had. I smirked, thinking to myself: ‘First timer!!’ . I would have felt much better if she hadn’t looked 12 years old!!!

All I can say is, “I’ll take stairs any day!!”

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Posted by on November 19, 2008 in Technology

 

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12 responses to “Escal-Tech: The New Staircase

  1. Ugandan girl

    November 19, 2008 at 5:26 am

    Hey first time here…i like…tried to figure out what the techno was..i got it finally….lol…
    will be back…xx

     
  2. Ugandan girl

    November 19, 2008 at 5:27 am

    lol…socks..i claim again…i am getting good at this…

     
  3. eddsla

    November 19, 2008 at 7:30 am

    mantrap here, let me warn every body!

     
  4. Emi's

    November 19, 2008 at 8:50 am

    Some Pink, it was allover me..

    Lol, The escalators have let down many people & I was warned to stay off them..My curiousity got the best of me and turned out am natural. not yet got those tall tales people talked about.

    Ug girl finally some socks I’d have keep these for you. pink socks don’t look great on guys

     
  5. Mudamuli

    November 19, 2008 at 9:17 am

    Emi opened my eyes to what the techno was. For a moment there, I thought oba what?

     
  6. The Emrys

    November 19, 2008 at 10:25 am

    so it was you then that day, hmmmm. interesting. and to think………oh well never mind

     
  7. Tandra

    November 19, 2008 at 12:10 pm

    LOL… well… they do say “dust yourself off and try again”.. thanks for representing!

    i have a grin so huge on now.. u have no idea!

     
  8. therisingpage

    November 19, 2008 at 12:39 pm

    @ Ug Girl: welcome to the pink world. I’m still figuring out the socks thing.

    @ eddsla: It’s not that bad.

    @ Emi: Stop Posing!!

    @Mudamuli: What exactly did you think it was?

    @ Emrys: Which day? hm.. me I was ‘outi side countries’

    @Tandra: I’ll try again, I just need an excuse to go back

    It really was a perplexing situation…(Sigh)

     
  9. Emi's

    November 20, 2008 at 10:37 am

    huh!!! Pinky, Me and tech we always somehow click, it’s just the simple truth and I’ve learned to accept it. No posing at all.

     
  10. Inhale

    November 21, 2008 at 7:00 pm

    I love your template. i love the pink. looks exactly like my laptop.
    oh, wow! I really love it…okay, now am going to actually read whats on it

     
  11. therisingpage

    November 24, 2008 at 8:37 am

    @ Inhale, Pink laptop? Nyc!!!

     

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