In other words, when it rains, it pours.
Erin has mono, and suddenly, I'm not feeling so hot myself. Could be because I shared a bed with her the past 10 days while we waited on my bedding to arrive. We knew she was sick when she spilled a little water on the floor and didn't freak out. That is just unlike her. When I used to come up here to visit her, she would clean up my mess before I had the chance to make it. So that was a good indicator that things weren't quite right in her head. Please say a prayer for me that I don't get sick... I am starting a new job on Sept. 5 and doubt my new employer will appreciate me taking ample sick leave before I even get started!
Which reminds me, I received two job offers on Friday!!! I expect to get one more on Monday, and then I'll make a decision. Both were for good money at great PR agencies... so I am looking forward to comparing/contrasting, making some pro/con lists and deciding early next week. Hallelujah!
In a related story, Alexis got a job, too! And Erin's job at HBO has turned into a staff position! And Kelly is doing set design for an upcoming play and working the VMAs!
My bed exploded last night. Ok, it didn't explode exactly... I was chillin' out, maxin' and relaxin' all cool, when Kelly came in and jumped in next to me. Apparently the $9.97 bed risers I purchased at Home Depot were made for one person, not two. Because BOOM! The bed leg went right through one plastic riser, and before I could even register what was happening, BOOM! Another one more or less exploded everywhere. Then I walked about three miles to Home Depot today to get my $9.97 back. I'm so unbelievably cheap.
We bought every type of mouse repellant they sold at the store. We have traps, stuff with glue... I mean everything. I feel terribly though, because I really like the mice. They're so cute and it's not their fault they were born here and not in a field somewhere. I will be very sad if there is a dead mouse around here... God knows I will be the one who has to dispose of it.
"I can't believe it! We've got no food, we've got no jobs, our pets heads are falling off!"
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