That's my friend Stacey with me (oh yeah - that was the haircut that almost made me lose my sanity - yellow bangs! I had YELLOW BANGS!) and if anyone has worse luck than yours truly - it's her.
Case in point: The following is an excerpt from an email she sent me earlier....and a good reason to give up coffee in the morning...
I had to have a do-over this morning.
Got to campus, had a good spot.
In the process of shuffling my 40 pound bag-o-work, Lab manual,
Purse, Keys, phone and coffee, I Made a fatal error
I was gathering up all of my things and attmepting to get out of the
car at the same time. I decided that it would be smart to put my
half-full coffee cup on the top of my car, where it was supposed to
wait for me until I stood up and closed the car door.
Well... I missed the roof, or rather the opening of the car door to
get to the roof.
The edge of the cup tipped over sideways and I managed to douse
myself, bookbag, lab manaul and car interior with frothy Dark roast
It was even in my hair.
Momentarily stunned, I sat there pondering my next move.
Do I go ahead and go in? It's not like I don't usually spend the
day with soem sort of food stain on my clothes. Then again, it's
usally a much smaller stain and occurs much later in the day.
I took one little attempt at stepping out of the car door, that cold
morning wind hit my wet clothes, I got back in the car and went
On the way home I also managed to lose a contact [lens], so, overall, a