Been there done that, also tried to change the low beam bulbs while on side stand, gravity is not your friend. The retainer spring keeps swinging down in your way, put it on the center stand rotated the bulb 180 and done in 5 minutes.
Florida Prowler # 46250
The Lord said; "Thou shalt have dominion over all of the animals, except of course the cat."
My therapist's name is Dr. Goldwing, she has the antidote for the blues.