We're wrappin' up our visit at Barnes. Hit the antique store earlier but the smells were irritating my bionic nose. Then I started to breathe through my mouth only by time we got in the car, I was tasting EVERYTHING. Though that wasn't as bad as later at the craft store where my bionic nose picked up the smells too horrible to mention.
Of all the super powers to have, a bionic nose is not on my Top Pick List.
Tim just read this and said it sounds like I picked my nose, bionically. He even made the sound effects. I love him. He cracks me up.
He's one funny Frankenberry.
I suspect every superpower is both a blessing and a curse.ReplyDelete
You crack me up, all the time. Great comment, and so true.Delete
I share your super power, except that mine translates into trouble for my very powerful gag reflex. I start gagging at even the smell of dirty feet....ReplyDelete
Oh boy, that's far worse. I hold my breath and run. Okay, I don't run but I do walk quite fast.Delete
Oh, I am with Maria on this one. I gag so easily. (Much to my husband's chagrin.) It is weird because in my line of work it is not a good thing to have a strong gag reflex. Thank god for masks that hide the gagging.ReplyDelete
Hahahaha, I love when you come visit my blog. You're so funny.Delete
But yes, masks are good.
It's funny because there are times when my hearing is so on point that I can tell if someone has left a TV on, even if the screen is blank. Yet, I've got some hearing loss...go figure. My nose is a lot like that too though, I can smell things that my husband normally cannot!ReplyDelete
I understand that in a funny way. I can hear some things so well, but I can't always understand the direction of the noise. I sometimes think it's from the opposite side that it's really coming from.Delete
I am sensitive to smell myself.ReplyDelete
Do you have something more sensitive than other things?Delete
I know the feeling--I have a bionic nose, too!ReplyDelete
Lucky you. I lost my sense of smell 20 years ago.ReplyDelete
My nose isn't that powerful. I often get too used to smells and I don't notice themReplyDelete
In my case, my sense of smell is rather undeveloped. The hearing, however... well, I can hear below and above the normal range of human hearing.ReplyDelete
Pregnant? That's what happened to me.ReplyDelete
Born this way. Given to me by my gram.Delete
I am very sensitive to smell...and noise and just about everything else. LOL! :)ReplyDelete
Better than no sense of smell, especially when you're a cook. And you gotta love a man with a sense of humour!ReplyDelete
Great tool for selecting produce and knowing when meat is bad, too.Delete