However; typically, mine looks like this
Which is okay if all the ducks stay still so I can assemble them into a tidy row: if I can take all my responsibilities and give them the proper time and attention they require.
Unfortunately my "ducks" more closely resemble Canadian geese - independent,fast moving, fat and mean.
Making it a constant race to chase them down to get them in order.
And they don't like getting in order...really.
None are predisposed to get into a nice orderly row.
Instead they exhibit other behaviors...