regarding my post about losing followers. The need has come upon me because so many people took the time to console me about it, assuring me that I’d pick them all up again, I shouldn’t be too disappointed, and so forth.
As happens SO OFTEN, alas !, I hadn’t explained myself at all well. I don’t know how this happens – I’m supposed to be fairly intelligent, so why do I so frequently give misleading impressions of what I’m trying to say …?
Verbosity is my guess: I reckon your eyes glaze over after a couple of lines, and your heads start to droop. [grin]
Anyway … The comments I made on losing 5 followers at once was NOT an ego thing, I promise ! If you consider it, to lose 5 at the one time is sufficiently strange to at least cause me to raise my eyebrows – is it not …?
And that was IT. I then went on to wonder what it was that had caused this mass desertion – and as the Poms say, end of !
I should never have mentioned stats, I think: you saw that word and made the mental association.
If I pay really close attention to the wording of what I post from now on, it’s going to remove a lot of spontaneity. Question: which do I prefer? – spontaneity and readers misinterpreting my raving, or thought-out posts that do not engender same …?