- I needed the bag to put the tree decorations in.
- The tree needed to be down before I could wash the floor.
- I didn't want to take a shower before washing the floor.
- I was showering later because we were eating out before my doctor's appointment and I wanted to be as clean as possible.
Thus we decided to wait until tomorrow to take down the tree and wash the floor.
He gets the same glazed look when I explain about undressing by the hamper or never putting a dish in the sink because it saves the extra step of putting them where they will end up. If I walk by something that belongs in the room I am heading, I take it and put it away.
He says he still loves me. I suspect he does because he pointed out some of the things he does. It is a good thing neither of us is perfect and even better that we have a sense of humor.
He said last night "I amused him." hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm