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Year View| Summary| Highlights| Month View| Monday 8 November 2004 (Day View)
08.11.2004 – Monday 8 November – Study & Sleep
- • As usual, I’d planned to be at uni much earlier than I was. In retrospect, seven hours sleep was probably an unrealistic goal after getting none the night before, so I just slept through my alarm, waking up hours later, and getting to uni late in the afternoon. Admittedly, I did stop at Govinda’s on the way there.
- • I managed to write an index of all the COMP3502 tutorials for its impending exam, and complete the second part of last year’s exam and post my answers to the newsgroup for comment.
- • Something a little unusual happened on the way home. I was snoozing on the train, as usual. The lights went out. There’s nothing unusual about that – they can’t run all the trains in Brisbane on one circuit, so the lights regularly go out when they’re changing across from one circuit to another. The unusual part is what I thought. In my mind, all of a sudden everything went black and I thought “oh no, I hadn’t saved” – exactly the same feeling I get when I’m halfway through doing something and my computer crashes or the power fails. I think the moral is clear – I’m not spending enough time around computers. In fact, I must be spending so little time around them that my mind has to play computer games with itself – so I shall make an effort to spend more time at a computer in future.
- Comment by Reubot – Tuesday 9 November 2004, 10:04 AM
- Man, thats whacked!
- Comment by Ned – Tuesday 9 November 2004, 10:50 AM
- Don’t worry – I’m sitting in front of a computer, deep underground, at the moment, so this should cure it.