I Was All Alone Back Then, I Didn’t Even Have A Mouse think fast As Walt Disney said in 1928, “I was all alone back then, I didn’t even have a mouse”. I said something similar in 1981. Having a mouse is good for your soul. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.