Sometimes you just have to say it.
The other day I was on the phone with my friend Vanessa talking about books and blogging and conferences and grilled chicken when all of a sudden I paused mid-conversation and said, “I can’t help it. I have to tell you something.”
“What?” she said.
“At this exact moment in this exact light if I hold my head to the right and pull one wisp of hair out of the pencil holding up my curls….
….my hair looks amazing,”
She literally laughed out loud.
I know you’re not really supposed to say stuff like that. I get it. I understand. You are supposed to be modest and self-effacing and keep your spectacular hair moments to yourself. But sometimes you can’t help it. Sometimes it’s so awesome you just have to share it with the world.
So promise me this.
The next time you are amazing (which I’m sure will be today) ….
….you have to let me know, too.
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