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Busted: The Pinnacle of Awkward

Busted: The Pinnacle of Awkward

Yesterday I wrote about how I should have handled this awkward situation. Unfortunately, that telling was merely a fantasy I only wish were true. Today I confess what actually happened.  I should have known this was coming. How stupid of me to let my guard down and not be ready for this! I was just … Continue reading

Busted: Wife’s Coworkers See My Date

Busted: Wife’s Coworkers See My Date

They are staring at me. Intensely. My back is turned to them now. Although I can’t see them, I can still sense they are staring intensely at me, as if I’m some unimaginable monstrosity that has walked into their midst . As I talk to my date, I can practically feel their gazes burn holes in the back … Continue reading

A Perfect Date

It is a beautiful Blueridge Mountains spring day. You have just ordered another glass of the “house white”, having been pleasantly surprised at the wonderful taste of the first glass . We are sitting on the outside patio of a quaint, somewhat typical, Vacationville restaurant. I order another “bartender’s special” drink of the day—a “French … Continue reading