Saturday, July 20, 2013


July Blogging Challenge

Paula's Place is hosting our July Blog Challenge.  Link up here.

Topic du jour:  Write about the best/worst date you've ever been on.

While I haven't been on too many dates that were bad.. because I tend to be an excellent judge of character and really won't even give someone the time of day unless they pass a gross number of criterion on my mental checklist.  I will tell you about a date that NEVER HAPPENED... and why.

I was introduced to a guy named Jay from a friend of a friend.  She thought we would just be great together and hit it off.  We exchanged a few e-mails and a few phone calls and a couple of photos.  (Yes, I'm that shallow.  I won't apologize that there IS something to say about physical chemistry.  If it's not there... see ya!)

He wanted to go to dinner one night and I let him know that I was goign to church with my dad and then I would be going to dinner with his Bible study group and that I would call him when we were done and if it wasn't too terribly late that I would call him afterwards and maybe meet up for a drink or something.  No commitment.  Easy enough, right?  Well, my father and I went to church.  We went to dinner.  It was an enjoyable evening.  I realized, however, that it was going to be too late by the time I would have returned home to head the direction of where he lived (about 30 minutes away) so I reached for my phone in the console of my car (no, I didn't take it into the restaurant or church for that matter) and I had like a gazillion missed calls and they were




Can you say creepy freakazoid stalker?  


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I really had nothing more to say to him after that fact ... well, other than QUIT FREAKING CALLING ME YOU PSYCHO!  


Paula said...

Now that was creepy! Ew

Flora said...

That is creepy and a little sad. That poor thing didn't have any other friends.