He was mysterious, gentle, marvelously eccentric and sometimes maddeningly absentminded
. Since his death in 1990, I have felt his absence deeply, both personally and musically.
(Pixar Studios: 1998) Though he's no Atom Ant or Spiderman, Flik (Dave Foley), the absentminded
anthem of A Bug's Life, still saves the day, rescuing his fellow colonists from a pestilence of dastardly grasshoppers.
Put up wet paint signs and obstacles to remind the absentminded
to avoid freshly painted areas.
Fictional character, the elderly, absentminded
ninth proprietor of Blandings Castle, Shropshire, England, the site of many short stories and novels by Wodehouse, P.G.
Making memorable appearances are an absentminded
surgeonfish, a hammerhead and a great white shark, voiced by Barry 'Edna Everage' Humphries.
The fault doesn't necessarily lie with the artist, and it was depressing to see works that had stirred a keen response reduced to absentminded
shrugs--this and that, here and there, whatever.
This Disney remake of The Absentminded
Professor, also puts a new spin on the professor's home life.
Several famous mums claim to have been absentminded
But most often-discovered items are mobile phones, according to a data protection survey showing 10,000 are left every month - with Jemima Khan just one of the many absentminded
celebrities to lose theirs in taxis.
With a generous 16GB storage capacity and an OLED display, the somewhat chubby device is ideal for absentminded
civil servants, with a fingerprint scanner for security.
Unlike car tax, there is no official reminder service for an MoT - despite 4.7 million absentminded
motorists costing the industry pounds 21million for every month their test remains overdue.
THOUSANDS of absentminded
business people are leaving laptops with top secret information at airports every week.