But I can hear my mom's voice now as she's reading this (even though I asked her to stop reading my blog - but really, that ain't gonna happen), "But we all just want you to be happy.
We know getting married is what you want and we want it for you too." I totally believe that and now, in hindsight, I know that that their reaction was entirely out of love and good humor.
A crowded living room full of my mom's friends -- many of them the Yenta ones I've told you about before.
Sort of like Katniss and Peta from the Hunger Games. Dating in 2014 takes just as much tact as is needed to pass a resolution in the United Nations Security Council. Holding on to it is another and emerging victorious from the emotional minefield? The guy, for some self important reason, wishes to leave the woman hanging for a good 48 hours before calling and asking her out again, even if he loved seeing her the night before.
But the second he made his way to the empty chair, I heard a distinct tittering among the group. So understand that I am writing about how I was feeling at the moment - whether it was accurate or not.]The Face Reader knew WG was my boyfriend and, being the only unmarried couple at the party, this presented a great opportunity for her to talk about romantic compatibility as seen through facial structure. The very first thing she says when his butt hits the chair is that we should definitely get married. A few more people had their turns and then it was mine, second to last.
[Disclaimer: It was at this very moment that the potential embarrassment of what was about to happen hit me. I sat down in the chair and looked into the Face Reader's eyes, praying I would be spared further embarrassment.
Well ladies, time to flip the game a little and catch ‘em by surprise.
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