"Hmmm, let's see now, if we use one of these whatsits to fix the other whatsit...."
"then we could use the whatchamacallit to make the thingamabob work."
"Yup, that should do the trick. Now, if i could only find the right size...Jeez Ma, don't you think you should organize these thingamajig's better?"
"Here, why don't we just dump the whole thing? Even if we don't find the right size, it sure would be fun!"
"Uh, thanks anyway Ramsey, I really do appreciate your professional opinion, but I think I'll just keep trying to figure this out on my own. I need to try to find the zen in tractor maintenance and all that nonsense you know?" Better than trying to find the zen in searching for all my loose screws anyway.