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A New and Embarrassing Experience

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

So Saturday night the wife and I went over to a friend’s house. When I was getting dressed, I put on my shirt 2X it was really loose flapping all over the place around my stomach but, knowing I only own 2X shirts. I decided to tuck it in (understand, I have not tucked in a shirt for about 7 years with of course the usual exceptions). Thinking I will have to deal with it and hoping that nobody notices how fat I am. (I feel that tucked in shirts just outline the belly)

Low and behold, when we got there I found a seat at the table and sat down as soon as possible not to attract attention to myself. When one of my “buddies” saw me and yelled out how much thinner, I look and proceeded too question me about my diet. Even though it felt good, it was also embarrassing and of course, I told them all about SP. I still have 45 lbs to go!
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    It is a great feeling when others notice all the work you have put in
    3307 days ago
  • KCIR1959
    Nice job, keep up the good work!
    3322 days ago
    way to go! you should be very proud!
    3323 days ago
    Congrats to you that people are noticing! It is a funny experience, isn't it? I have a similar reaction - pride and embarrassment at the same time - I hate to be the center of attention!

    I am proud of you - sounds like you are doing great! Let's hope that our Yankees do as well!

    Way to spread the Spark!

    3323 days ago
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