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Insufferable But All Right

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

First, let me say thanks to all my friends who commented on my last blog that was probably a pretty annoying whine. I'd been sitting on those feelings for awhile, so when I let them out, they were very agitated, and they agitated me.

I had a wonderful actual birthday. I didn't get to do anything super-special, but I had some friends over for pizza, cookie cake and games, but games didn't happen, because we sat around talking until close to midnight. That was nice.

But the really good parts came earlier. My husband was offered a promotion for which he'd interviewed on Thursday, and my sister's boyfriend proposed! WOW!

So life has its ups and its downs. Of course. You grown ups don't need to be told that. I, as a grown up, should be able to recognize that even in the throes of a childish tantrum, but no one's perfect. =)
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  • BUTTONPOPPER1
    Oh wow, BEATLETOT, what a great day with lots of wonderful things happening! The party, the promotion, the proposal (hey, that's three p's)--all so Positive and Pleasant! Congratulations, and have the best year ever!
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    633 days ago
  • L*I*T*A*
    wonderful news all the way around...........

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    635 days ago
  • KALIGIRL
    Glad you had a emoticon
    635 days ago
  • SEAGLASS1215
    The promotion and proposal - WOW! Two fantastic things for the people you love! And your birthday celebration sounds like a lot of fun - it doesn't have to be an over-the-top experience to be enjoyable...good friends, good conversation, good food -- priceless!
    635 days ago
  • ZELLAZM
    emoticon for all the good things! Friends who stay up to talk to midnight! Happy proposals! A promotions and a hubby who earned it! Pizza and cake! Life is good! emoticon
    635 days ago
  • STEPH-KNEE
    I am so glad you had a nice birthday and congrats to your husband and sister, woohoo! :D
    635 days ago
  • SUGAR0814
    Glad you had a great birthday! Congrats to your sister on her engagement & to your husband for his promotion! Fun times ahead! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    635 days ago
  • AMYSYOKO
    everyone gets to do a melt down once in awhile, glad you had a great birthday
    635 days ago
  • JEANKNEE
    Don't be too hard on yourself, our inner child just needs to have their hissy fit from time to time. emoticon

    Happy to hear you had a wonderful actual birthday. Life DOES have its ups and downs. Sometimes they can feel a bit extreme though and a good whine does us good. I say better to get it off our chest than to bottle things up inside.

    Congratulations to both your husband and your sister. Exciting news!
    635 days ago
  • 2BDYNAMIC
    Glad you had some joy here and emoticon to your DH on his promotion! ....(Now maybe i'd better go see that previous blog) ...
    635 days ago
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