Meh. – A to Z Blog Challenge

Have you ever felt “meh”? It’s not quite as good as “yeh!” but not as bad as “feh!”? It’s a sort of halfway between anything that’s clinically diagnosable. It’s almost “whatever”, but it’s is more of an ambivalence.

In my opinion, the term “whatever” gets a bad rap (Or is it wrap? I had a bad wrap once, seafood salad on sun dried tomato. It was horrible. Too much mayo.) With all the teenie boppers and American princesses saying *tsk* “Whatavarr!” has really turned it sort of rude, when the word itself really just means… well. whatever. “This or that, whatever. *shrug*” right? Not anymore! It’s more of a “Kiss my ass, no one cares” now, isn’t it?

I’m a little tired. A little disinterested, but not entirely detached. Things are in auto-pilot. Everything’s fine, and will stay fine even with just a little less than the usual amount of enthusiasm. I don’t particularly want anything, and I won’t spend the energy to get the irritating things to go away. For now, I’ll let the annoyances do their thing, I’ll deal with them another time.

It’s a fine line though, I think. You start thinking “meh” and it can be a slippery slope (I hate that saying, but it’s really perfect). You start caring about something that goes south, you’ll find yourself “feh”ing left and right.

Short post tonight, cause… Meh.

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11 thoughts on “Meh. – A to Z Blog Challenge

  1. The funny thing about “Meh” that I didn’t even think of while writing, I’ve been saying it since LONG before it was a recognized word. I was pissed when I saw people starting to print it on shirts and mugs and what not. SO shoulda thought of that…

  2. Definitely get “meh” quite often. I think it’s part of having a “grown-up” job… I enjoy it, and I enjoy the money, but it’s just… whatever. I say whatever a lot still, but not in the teenybopper way you said, more like the shrug way – when I’m too “meh” to think of another word.

  3. Sorry, I’m not a meh-er. I’m a whatever-er. Though sometimes (particularly at work) I’m a WTF-er. Yeah, some days are just like that.

  4. I’m unemployed. Every day is meh. I wake up – meh. I apply to jobs I won’t get and drink some decent beer – meh. My dog just ate something he shouldn’t have (for the tenth time) and threw up all over my nice couch (for the tenth time). Meh!

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