Friends remember the darndest things

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This past October I spent the month at my parents house because J was going to be traveling out of town with work and most of my family had’nt met Little Roo.

While there I visited with an old friend whom I lived with for a few months after I got my first nursing job.

This was her greeting to me.

” Karen what a surprise to see you” ( as I love to just drop in with no notice, it’s more fun that way Is’nt it?)

” Wow, I haven’t seen you for a long time. I was just thinking about you the other day and thinking about the story’s you’d come home with from the Nursing Home”.

” Ya, what one were you referring to?”

friend,” the one about the missing shoe….”

I can not believe that I forgot this story. It is so embarrassing his begs to be told

Not long after I started working as a nurses aid, a co-worker and I were assisting with a residents bath.  We were dressing  him in the bath lift with his pants, sock and shoe on but I couldn’t find the second sock and shoe. I was looking under the towels and around the area when my co-worker asked me what I was looking for.” The other shoe,” I replied. 

Both the resident and my co-worker nearly died laughing.

” He only has one leg, Karen”

So beware this christmas when you are acquainted with old acquaintances and family. You’re friends may remember the darndest things.

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About karynforyou

Thank you for stopping by. I am a wife, mother to three daughters and homeschooler. It`s my intention to encourage, strengthen and laugh with friends. If you were stopping by my home you would find a sink full of dishes, books and paper strewn about but plenty of seats available for extra guests and the kettle on for tea... I may need to be reminded a few times before the tea is actually brewed. I`m blogging to help me keep focused. I will post about parenting, marriage, homeschooling, homemaking, and I`m sure there will be a few trips to the sewing room from time to time. If you have a post idea or question please feel free to contact me, I will get back to you.

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