Thursday, 12 February 2015

And then we kissed...*


I'm trying to remember the last time I had this look on my face. It must have been that day, 10 years ago, when I was trying to score a free Krispy Kreme donut from the carousel at Harrods and batted my eyelashes something flirty at the guy behind the counter, and eventually ended up getting 3 free donuts and a free coffee.

Or maybe it was more recent.. when I went home for the holidays and my Mom made my first proper home-cooked meal in months. The aroma still lingers on my tongues nostrils.

Or maybe it was the day I booked my ticket to Brazil and I managed to get an amazing window seat next to a sports star I didn't know - (because y'know, I don't care about these things unless they're shirtless) - but whom everyone including the pilot felt was important enough to  warrant a personal welcome-on-board as well as other perks like extra snacks for him and his "guest" i.e. me - cue eyelash batting on steroids.

The time I watched Tyrion Lannister finally stick it to Tywin also comes to mind. And when Michael Scofield quit being a pansy and finally kissed Sarah. 

And that time when I found out that I qualified for 70% off on all my purchases at Duty Free, and ended up buying over USD$300 worth of chocolate at a significantly reduced price (yeah that was a good day). 

But I'm guessing it was the Krispy Kremes.
Praying Mantis by Yudy Sauw
*Blog title has nothing to do with anything, shout out to my iPod shuffle and Britney Spears.

11 comments:

  1. Three Krispy Kremes - omg - now I'm dying! And so will that mantis. Praying ain't gonna help him! And forget that flower - nice touch, though.(smile)

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  2. Great photo with the flower. Glad you were able to get a proper meal.

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  3. Krispy Kremes - brings back such awesome memories of Harrods....

    Hope you well :) Havent chatted in ages!

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  4. Mmmmm fooooood. I've looked like this recently, embarrassingly so. We've got some catching up to do!

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  5. lol, brilliant. this made me laugh. and yes, I'm sure Rooth keeps looking like this for weeks to come :)

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  6. You don't care about these things unless they're shirtless? I have the same when it comes to women sports stars. Women, not.... CLICK! Also I can't remember the last time I had that look on my face.

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  7. Unless they're shirtless! Ha! That's my girl!
    The last time I looked like that was when I was drunk.

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  8. My goodness, you must indeed have eyelashes on steroids. I don't think I've ever gotten anything free that way. Perhaps I'm not batting hard enough... Have a lovely weekend! :)
    (Lexa from the Celebrate blog hop)

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  9. Azra - I hope you're okay. I stopped by from Celebrate the small things. I hope you're not still pining for Krispy Kremes? (smile). See you soon.

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  10. Your writing is beautiful.
    I'm not good at recognizing celebrities either and I used to work at a movie studio. My initial thoughts are, "Is he someone I used to work with?" or "Does he go to my gym?" If I don't remember then I pretend I don't see them or force a smile and act like I do.

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