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Sunday, December 13, 2009

My Forever 39 Party

Plus, I just HAD to soak my pudgy aching footsies...at 2AM.

I think I may make my next "40-year quest" to soak my feet in as many tubs as possible.

Biggest surprise: A bracelet from Tiffany's. (Even though I said no gifts! I was floored.)

Funniest moment: My mom tucking 2 quarters into her brassiere at the dinner table, for "slots" even though they no longer take coins.

Ocean's 11 moment: They wouldn't let me bring the balloons onto the casino floor.

Win/Win: I only almost teared up twice. But no tears were spilled! Mostly because we were all laughing too much for me to feel even a serious moment of sadness. Yay! Mission accomplished.

Friends moment: HS friends met after-HS friends...and the worlds did not explode! Yay! I'm not George Costanza after all. I am sure you are all much relieved!

Family: Special superduper thanks to my sisters for putting on their "gambling faces" and playing along with me even though they don't gamble. We had some great moments of laughter.

Overall, I felt very blessed and warm, surrounded by love that has spanned 40 -freaking- years.

How lucky am I?! Priceless.


S. said...

Happy birthday!! I'm glad you got to celebrate in style. :-)

Sarah said...

Fabulous pics! Looks like a great time. Was that a cotton candy cocktail? Wow! Happy Birthday!!!

Jersey Girl said...

Sounds like you had a great time. For your birthday, I wish you laughter and joy, lasting friendships, true love, precious memories, happy endings, great beginnings and stories that you'll love to share.
All the best to one hell of a lady!

Carolina Girl said...

Look at those sexy tooties! I'm happy you had such a great forever 39 birthday! You deserve it! :) xoxo

Graciela said...

Oh, sweetie, I'm SO SORRY I missed your birthday. I knew it was coming up soon, but I got wrapped up in my own shit.


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