I was having trouble with my computer… So I called Steven, the 11-year-old next door neighbor’s kid, whose bedroom looks like Mission Control, and asked him to come over.

Steven clicked a couple of buttons and solved the problem.

As he was walking away, I called after him, ‘So, what was wrong?’

He replied, ‘It was an ID ten T error.

I didn’t want to appear stupid, but nonetheless inquired, ‘An, ID ten T error? Just in case I need to fix it again…what’s that?.’

Steven grinned. ‘Haven’t you ever heard of an ID ten T error before?’

‘No,’ I replied.

‘Write it down,’ he said, ‘and I think you’ll figure it

So I wrote down — I D 1 0 T…And then it hit me.

I used to like the little shit.

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