swimming in transition

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so, i’m finally in!  I’ve been moved in since Saturday.  Amanda, Maggie, and Cliff came up to Los Feliz and really jumped in head first with helping me move.  I had the goal to be done by 3pm…we were done by 2:30.  Seriously, at 2:24 we were all  just standing around my room like, now what?  I love them so much!  Saturday was a perfect day.  The weather was amazing, my friends were amazing, Sex and the City was amazing!  It was so cool!  I loved seeing it at the Bridge.  We had reserved seating in the Director’s Hall where they have waiters who will bring you what you want at your seat (for a ridiculous price).  The movie was great.  I don’t have as much of a connection to the characters as Amanda and Maggie (they cried…how cute!!) but I can’t say that my generation/viewing of society/social expectations haven’t been influenced by SATC.  I still think SJP looks like a witch.  Hocus Pocus didn’t help me a bit.  Sunday I woke up in a bummer mood.  For one, I had gotten home and stayed up until 3am unpacking the insanity that is my life.  I haven’t made much progress though I’ve unpacked a crap load of things!  Anyway, I think I was simply overcome by anxiety (much like the birthday blues) and doubt about what I’m doing with my life and had a very slow start to my day.  I went to starbucks for some tea before mass, and when I got there was completely met by pomp and circumstance.  I hadn’t realized that May 31st was the day 20 deacons were made priests!  On June 1st I got to attend the first mass of a brand new priest! HOW AMAZING!  St. Bernadette has a predominantly Black parish, so when I saw the predominantly white choir, i had to turn and ask the older woman behind me if there was something special going on. The chior was from Holy Trinity, and they were amazing!  A monsignor sang with such feeling and intonation that I was very impressed and moved.  The whole thing was great!! Afterwards I hung out with Denise for most of Sunday.  We perused the Beverly Center for beautiful scarves (they’re my new thing) and belts from H&M, expensive shoes (for Geox) and a delicioius lunch from Souplantation (which is riight across from the Beverly center!)  I can remember a time when I thought Souplanation was the lamest thing in the entire world!  I couldn’t fathom pay $9 for a salad!  Now that I eat veggies regularly, and have paid much more then $9 for a salad, I can do nothing but love the souplantation…even if it has the word plantation in the name.  We also went to marshall’s where I got an amazing dress that I wore as a shirt today.  you’ll love it.  I have so much to blog, but i’m writing an IEP.  I’m only blogging now because I’m sitting around watching CABLE!.  more to come.

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3 responses »

  1. Even if SJP ends up doing porn I still wouldn’t want to watch a movie of hers because she does look like a witch, sans the broom, sans the black cat. ;D

  2. On second thought SJP looked more like a witch without the makeup from Hocus Pocus. At least in the movie the makeup makes her look a little different somehow.

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