BOOGERS & WRONG NAMES

I am totally embarrassed, still. Hours after this took place, I still feel blushed. The boys and I were at the grocery store, when we turned down the aisle and ran into someone I've known for over 10 years, but haven't seen in a long time. So aloud (in my Heather-sort-of-way) I proclaimed, "Hi Allen!!!!" We had a brief, exchange & went our separate ways. Moments later, I realized two things. One, is name isn't Allen (it's David).  Two, I had a booger in my nose. So how stupid do I feel seeing someone I haven't seen in years, getting his name wrong and having an obstruction in my left nostril?? Here's the simple lesson: the embarrassing moment gave me a great reason to laugh. I'm in a season with a lot of stress around me & if I'm not careful the stress will become me. Laughter, joy, smiling--these human functions keep it real & keeps the body healthy. I hope you are laughing. Cause if you are, you are really, truly living.

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1. Esperanza wrote:
totally laughing. :0

April 10, 2011 @ 9:00 PM

2. Jamie wrote:
You knocked a homerun on that visit with Allen, I mean David (lol)! And to think you had a nose obstruction as well is pretty much a memorable moment for David. Great job Heather :):)

April 10, 2011 @ 11:44 PM

3. mom wrote:
Ha ha .....Been there.. done that !

April 11, 2011 @ 9:09 AM

4. Rebecca wrote:
Thank you for being so candid, Heather!!! I needed to hear that. That was just plain funny. Love it, girl!

April 11, 2011 @ 9:33 PM

5. Naomi! wrote:
UY YUY YUY!!!! God gave u the strength to survive that one! I Hope David didn't notice the bat in the bat cave! I hope the Lord kept that between you, Him and your Blog world! WOW :/

April 11, 2011 @ 9:52 PM

6. Dana Brittain wrote:
Definitely laughing and read it to my momma and we laughed together! Thanks for keeping life real ~ it's great to know that there are other Pastors Wives that live just as a crazy life as I do! You are funny!

April 12, 2011 @ 9:11 PM

7. Jeri wrote:
hahahahahaha...at least you didn't breathe out and it flew onto him...been there before, luckily it was just my husband.

April 13, 2011 @ 4:17 PM

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