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Get Over Yourself


I was given the opportunity to do something yesterday, something that is out-of-the-ordinary, but I passed.  I let my nerves take over and I just couldn't push through the shortness of breath and the flop sweat. 

How old am I?!?  What is my problem???

I was asked to be in an info-mercial.  They would have wardrobe, make-up the whole bit, but... I just panicked.  'Um... no thank you', was my reply.

I'm sure I could have rocked those khaki pants and that sweater set.  Perhaps I could have worn pearls.   Hair spray would be a must, this summer weather is making my hair frizz something crazy.

But I won't worry about it any more.  When I see the info-mercial during a late-night of drinking wine and lounging in my sweats I will toast the brave woman who took my place. 

I hope I get over myself someday.

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