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Apr 24, 2010

SUNDAY FAVORITES - SHAME ON ME

Chari at Happy to Design is waiting for us to come by and enjoy all the Sunday Favorite posts. This is where you repost an old post and take the day off.
Make sure you wish her a Happy Birthday for Sunday Favorites. 52 weeks of hosting us for this fun meme and she is having a great giveaway.
 I first posted this on July 30, 2009 which was actually was my wedding anniversary. Now I am even more ashamed.
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I have added the picture because of all the whining from my commenters on that post originally. Gosh I thought I was a dirty old woman.
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I have a confession to make. It may shock you and make you turn away from my blog forever. I will be sorry to lose you but I can't help it. Are you ready for this confession?

I am a dirty old woman.
There I said it out loud. I am hanging my head in shame.

While driving through a nearby city today traffic slowed to a crawl due to road construction. At least I thought that was why but I soon saw what was really slowing everyone down.
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Some of the work crew were working without their shirts on and I thought I would drive off the road. These 20 something young men were so incredibly muscular and tanned I thought there might be cameras around doing a photo shoot.
They were shoveling and flexing, pushing asphalt and flexing,
climbing onto equipment and flexing.
It was only sheer luck that stopped me from rear ending the vehicle in front of me.
At this point I should mention that I will be away from my blog for a while because I am going on the road to follow the crew. I will try to get pictures as they work their way through the summer construction. Do you think the city would give me a copy of the work orders so I can get a good parking spot in the vicinity?

DISCLAIMER: IF YOU HAVE A HOT, MUSCULAR SON IN THE CONSTRUCTION FIELD PLEASE ACCEPT MY APOLOGIES.
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10 comments:

@eloh said...

Definition of disappointment:
The house next door was roofed in cold weather.

sweet european dreams said...

love this! thanks for being REAL!

angie said...

can you call me when you get situated....I will bring you a sandwich

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

Yea Ha! I saw a crew that had t-shirts that read "Construction is not a spectator sport" - well, that's just not right!!!

Blondie's Journal said...

I remember this post, Lori!! It's as funny now as it was then!!

xoxo
Jane

Kammy said...

Holy Cow Lori - do you need an assistant ????? I LOVE THIS POST !
There's nothing wrong with looking....LOL !
Kammy
p.s. remember to let me know WHEN ....and I will get on a flight and come help you for FREE !!!, LOL !

Joycee said...

We may be older, but hey...we're not dead!

A Write Life said...

Oh, too precious. Dirty old women UNITE!

Chari at Happy To Design said...

Hi Girlfriend...

Girl, you are just too cute!!! OMG...I just about bust a gut laughing! I'm so happy to see that you aren't MIA...hmmm, following that 20 something road crew! Hehe! Lori, thank you so much for sharing this fun post with us today for Sunday Favorites...you're a hoot, Girlfriend!!!

I also wanted to thank you for helping celebrate Sunday Favorites "One Year" birthday party! I sure appreciate the sweet mention and well wishes at the beginning of your post! You have been such a faithful follower and participant of Sunday Favorites! I always enjoy your fun posts, my friend! Thank you, soooo much!!!

Have a super Sunday and best wishes with the gift card giveaway!

Chari @Happy To Design

Marla said...

You crack me up!

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