Have been enjoying spending time with my best friend, M.. Have seen my brother and future sister-in-law mostly in the evenings -- they're busy with last-minute wedding prep, which I've been happy to eavesdrop on, and to lend an opinion when asked.
In other news:
|It *really* hurt to do this --
I do not bruise easily.
This is the very sexy bruise I gave myself on my first morning here, climbing into the tub/shower at my brother's house. It's a beautiful, huge, claw-foot tub. A bigger step than I realized, and slippery. I'd have fallen in completely if the side of my knee hadn't broken my momentum...
Much more fun: here's a fabulous present, given to me by M.M., a friend of M.'s with whom I should totally hang out.
Speaking of people with whom I should hang out: here's M.'s 2-yr-old son, J., having fun wearing my shoes:
And this fantastic sign is at "The Joint," where we went for very tasty BBQ:
"This is not fast foodOur kind of flava takes time, y'heard?So cool your jets l'il piggies. We move at the speed of real BBQ."