Frustrated woman feverishly looks for ‘lost’ mortar


Misplacing items can sometimes happen when we’re paying attention to more than one thing at a time. While we can spend hours trying to figure out where they went, most of the time, they turn up where we least expect them to.

With this phenomenon in mind, let’s dive into a story about a frustrated woman who was feverishly looking for her ‘lost’ mortar.

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Woman gets frustrated while looking for lost mortar


On 1st January 2022, Thai TikToker, @2526anuson, posted a hilarious video from when he and his wife went on a picnic.

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Noticing his spouse was frantically looking for something, the cameraman asked his wife what she was looking for. She responded that she was searching for a mortar to cook Som Tum, papaya salad, with.


Image credit: @2526anuson

Since she couldn’t find the object in a basket, the woman became frustrated and wondered aloud about where she had left the lost mortar.


Image credit: @2526anuson

Knowing where the lost mortar was, the cameraman still told her to look more thoroughly. Afterwards, the woman noticed something in front of her.


Image credit: @2526anuson

The frustrated woman laughed out loud when she moved the dish, and found the ‘lost’ mortar under causing everyone there to laugh too.


Netizens laugh at the woman’s plight


After the clip was posted on TikTok, many netizens shared their comments laughing at the frustrated woman.


Screenshot: @2526anuson

Translation: Seems like she stopped thinking about it and then figured it out. LOL

One netizen commented that the woman discovered the lost mortar because she stopped looking.


Screenshot: @2526anuson

Translation: So did you guys eat Som Tum? LOL

Another netizen asked comically whether the others were able to eat the papaya salad after the woman spent so much time looking for the mortar.

Screenshot: @2526anuson

Translation: Let me laugh for a moment. LOL

One viewer found the video so hilarious that she couldn’t stop laughing.


Stay clam & review your actions


What we can learn from the video of this frustrated woman who couldn’t her mortar is that in order to recover the lost item, we should try to stay calm and review our actions to see where we had left the object.

While difficult, staying level-headed in the face of losing something could sometimes lead to a faster recovery of the item. Take it from us.


Cover images adapted from (L-R): @2526anuson

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