Ack! I’m awake. I don’t want to be awake.

Why do I put myself through this ritual of waking up, it’s not a pleasant experience. I denounce anyone who claims that they leap out of bed “bright eyed & bushy tailed” – it’s all an illusion.

I worked late last night on some consolidation issue. My co-worker, the slacker (who got a negative review for his lack of teamwork) is I believe trying to improve his rating by asking if he could help. One of my responsibilities at the company is for consolidation entries “below the line” – meaning entries that affect Retained Earnings post closing. Only myself, my manager and Systems have access to touch Retained Earnings directly. The slacker would have been useless in helping & only a hinderance…