9. Running out of gas in traffic,
8. The judge whose watch is ten minutes early,
7. The check that is being sent but is never received,
6. Eb on the guitar, D#m7 dim on the piano,
5. The iPhone on 2% power,
4. The wife when she's hungry, the wife when she's angry,
3. The 7th floor courtroom and the elevator is down,
2. The 31st floor office and the elevator is down,
1. The 12 midnight phone call, the 12 midnight meeting.
"When the dog bites, when the bee stings, when I'm feeling sad, I simply remember my" list of dreaded things, "and then I don't feel so bad."