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Ellie’s New Friend

As I stood on the second floor of a major department store chain, I felt nervous. I wished I had brushed my hair, put on makeup (yeah, right) or plucked my eyebrows.

I was having an internet meetup and my meetee didn’t even know!

That’s right! Ellie and I went and met a blogger today. It was like a blind date, bloggy style

We stopped at the mall and met “J” at Otter Green.

Let me tell you people, she’s cute. Super cute with rosy cheeks! And Ellie LOVED her name tag.

It was kind of surreal meeting someone you know from the internet in real life. Even more so when the person tells you where she works but doesn’t know you’re going to stop by.

So, thanks, J. Hope I didn’t embarrass you or anything like that.

7 Responses to “Ellie’s New Friend”

  1. Muppet
    January 7th, 2005 17:46
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    She IS super-cute. I miss her blog. Did you find out just how long she’d vowed to stay away?

  2. MollieBee
    January 7th, 2005 19:07
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    Dang, both of them are cute. I love how Ellie is just trying eat the hell out of that lanyard thingie.

  3. Carmen
    January 7th, 2005 21:13
    3

    So cute. I miss Janna’s blog, too.
    As for typing “sarcastic” to comment, can I put “cynical”? I’m really more that than sarcastic. Or could I put a different word depending on the comment, say “gushing” for this one?

  4. Texas T-bone
    January 8th, 2005 10:31
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    I’ve met only two bloggers in real life (who I knew were bloggers). It was a little out there. In DFW, a blog-listing site has regular cocktail hour/meetups, but I’m always working or don’t really care to meet any of them.

  5. Kati
    January 9th, 2005 21:34
    5

    Wow. That’s so exciting. I’m jealous.

  6. Cindy
    January 10th, 2005 03:14
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    They’re both so cute!

  7. backgammon
    April 4th, 2005 22:32
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