examples from the internet
You will probably become increasingly aware that there are significant gaps in your awareness. ... long stretches when you are not aware of anything. You have checked out
. Your mind is lost in thought, and you are not even aware of your own thoughts. You did not notice when you checked out
. You return to awareness at some point and realize that for a long time you were not really here. ... As you go on, you will find that this is the state most of us are in most of the time. We are not paying attention. http://www.sover.net/~chughes/jlc/essays/intr...
[George Carlin] was quoted as saying "I sort of gave up on this whole human adventure a long time ago. Divorced myself from it emotionally." ... George Carlin echo[e]s what many ... feel today. Often times we feel like checking out
on this human adventure, emotionally, even physically at times. We see the destruction that people have brought on this world. We ... wish it would all just go away. http://www.harborchulavista.com/article/georg...
Mentally: Faculty Misbehaviors and Impact on Students ..... undervalued when professors did not pay attention when they contributed in class. ...http://www.iutconference.org/2007/pdfs/Papers...
Whenever I mention important things that affect her future or the world around us, she rolls her eyes. She's already checked out on
My brain sort of checked out on
me the last couple of years and I feel like I just woke up after a very long sleep.
Mentally checked out
... I don't exactly know where I've been lately. Feels like I've been sucked into a life-encompassing void ...
Have You Mentally Checked Out
? Re-Energize Your Career by Changing Your Outlook. If you've turned into a clock-watcher at work, started dreading Monday ...
Mentally checking out
of work BEFORE you get a new job
I've pretty much already checked out
of Brazil mentally. I'm watching movies in English, I'm not studying, I'm not socializing, etc. ...
make sure your meeting participant isn't mentally checked-out
on some urgent matter, cold, flu or family crisis
I'm so mentally checked out on
the Broncos this year that I'm praying the league decides to cancel the season
It's like he is emotionally numb. ... no excuse for checking out on
the running of our home and family?
Got here last Thursday and after several hours of traveling checked into an apartment and checked out on
the world. Yes folks, mentally, emotionally and ...
Has Bill Cowher Checked Out On
The Steelers? ... But it does seem that Bill is not as emotionally engaged and somewhat distracted
if the frequency or intensity of a mans attention is fading that is a strong indication hes checking out on
What about dads who are mothering children whose mom has checked out