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That everyone else seems to find easy?


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#1 Super Cat

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:26 PM

I can't for the life of me carry a handbag on my shoulder. It might just be the way I'm built but the bag will slip off within seconds, unless I put my shoulder up near my ear! Everyone else I see seems to find this easy, but I can't do it!

What can't you do, that everyone else seems to do with ease? And does anyone else find carrying a handbag on their shoulder impossible?!

#2 Brutta Borgia

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:29 PM

Drive.

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...and don't worry, I don't...I don't have a licence ....


#3 ubermum

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:30 PM

Walk away from an idiot sharing a stupid opinion.

#4 luke's mummu

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:31 PM

Manage my children's behavioural problems

#5 lisacat

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:31 PM

OP I have to put my hand on my bag and put weight on it in order for it to stay I think I have rounder shoulders than is norm.

I can't whistle. I used to be able but one day I went to and now I can't. I don't know how my body can forget how to whistle but it has.

#6 Belinda18

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:32 PM

Curl my tongue

Wink with my right eye

#7 Pompol

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:32 PM

Use a lighter. I just can't do it.

#8 Therese

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:34 PM

I can't whistle at all. No matter how many times I try, I just can't work it out.

#9 brazen

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:34 PM

i can't carry a handbag either supercat, i think it's my sloping, narrow shoulders. crossbody for me!!

i can't make small talk
i can't play with my kids
i hate talking on the phone and avoid it as much as possible

#10 Soontobegran

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:35 PM

Roll my tongue down the middle .

Super Cat, me neither so I always wear it across my chest from the other shoulder.

#11 melajoe

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:36 PM

I can't whistle  wwhistle.gif

I really, really wish I could raise just one eyebrow, but I can't.

#12 Jigsy 0308

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:37 PM

QUOTE (ubermum @ 28/01/2013, 08:30 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Walk away from an idiot sharing a stupid opinion.



Ha! This is me too. I have no tolerance of stupid people or those that lack common sense.

#13 CupOfCoffee

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:37 PM

QUOTE (Lucretia Borgia @ 28/01/2013, 07:29 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Drive.

sad.gif

...and don't worry, I don't...I don't have a licence ....


I am the same... I just can't drive.

Never had a licence.

#14 nouseforaname

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:37 PM

Talk to people. Just can't blabber on and on.

#15 solongsuckers

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:38 PM

Can't whistle. My 5 year old does a better job at it.

#16 Ice Queen

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:38 PM

Self assembly.  Anything.  Even the simplest piece of furniture.

For those that cant roll your tongue, it's genetic.  So don't waste too many hours in front on the mirror trying!

#17 CalEliKat

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:40 PM

QUOTE (melajoe @ 28/01/2013, 08:36 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I can't whistle  wwhistle.gif

I really, really wish I could raise just one eyebrow, but I can't.


I taught myself to raise one eyebrow when I was 16, it took months of practicing in front of a mirror, I was trying to look awesome like Kiefer Sutherland did when he did it.  Now it is an involuntary thing, after 22 years of it and my eyebrows never look even when I wax or pluck due to the strong eyebrow muscle in my left one.  Weird stuff but true

#18 PattiODoors

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:40 PM

Play chess and do the Live Long and Prosper hand sign thingo from Star Trek.

#19 kwiggle

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:40 PM

Carry my baby on my left hip.  I know most people do, to free up their right hand, but I'm totally incapable.
Say no to fabulous projects that I don't have time for.

#20 Runforyourlife

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:41 PM

This question made me laugh! Thanks. I can't whistle, carry a bag on one shoulder, do small talk, a cartwheel, or open my eyes under water. original.gif

#21 Perpetual

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:41 PM

QUOTE (Super Cat @ 28/01/2013, 08:26 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I can't for the life of me carry a handbag on my shoulder. It might just be the way I'm built but the bag will slip off within seconds, unless I put my shoulder up near my ear! Everyone else I see seems to find this easy, but I can't do it!

What can't you do, that everyone else seems to do with ease? And does anyone else find carrying a handbag on their shoulder impossible?!


I can't do this either, but I have a spinal curve so it makes sense. I also can only carry things (including DS) on my left side even though I am right handed.


QUOTE (Lucretia Borgia @ 28/01/2013, 08:29 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Drive.

sad.gif

...and don't worry, I don't...I don't have a licence ....


Don't drive either. I have tried with really horrible consequences but I just don't get it, and now I don't trust my reflexes/co-ordination to even try.

#22 ~Nodnol~

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:42 PM

The Star Trek hand thing. I fail at geekdom.

#23 Baroness Bubbles

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:42 PM

Keep mascara or foundation on

Drive Bells Line of Road in sydney comfortably at the speed limit when it's wet. Went to a friends place in Lithgow yesterday and had to pull over many many times to let people pass me on the way home lol

#24 Wallymaduka

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:43 PM

I can't run.  It just ends up being an over-exerted, uncoordinated awkward scene.  Just can't do it sad.gif

I can swim kms without puffing though - hopefully that makes up for it!

#25 CalEliKat

Posted 28 January 2013 - 07:43 PM

I can't use a phone in my right ear, only my left.  Weird thing is that I only have 5% hearing in my left ear so I can't really hear that well and spend half of my time yelling for people to speak up, but if I put the phone to my right ear it sounds hollow and odd and I cannot understand things.  My ears are not ambidextrous




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