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Thursday, October 18



It's Spirit Week at my daughter's high school in celebration of their Homecoming, with today being "Sweet and Sour Day". I don't remember any such thing when I went to school. Come to think of it I didn't even attend the Homecoming dances. But I'm happy to see that she's having fun with this. This is how she and her friend greeted me at the breakfast table this morning . . .

If you can't tell from this photo, they are "nerd and gangster" respectively. My daughter is the nerd, taped glasses and calculator in pocket, and her buddy is the gangster, complete with an aluminum foil grill on her teeth and a g-unit belt. I thought it said "gun it". Her pants were so low on her thighs I was afraid she'd left them in the back seat of my truck when she hopped out at the school.

When I packed her lunch this morning, I couldn't resist slipping in a little note that read, "You're such a nerd. Love m."

7 comments:

Sweet Remembrance said...

Oh how fun!
They look perfect...
I hope they enjoy Homecoming!

Elizabeth Holcombe said...

That is hilarious! Your "nerd" daughter looks so cute though! Love the tape on the glasses! XXOO, Beth

Anonymous said...

im kinda surprised this is allowed. isnt that kind of perpetuating stereotypes and even a bit racist (gangster)!?

Rosemary said...

She is adorable!!
What a fun thing to do.
Happy Homecoming!!
Rosemary

shabby chic said...

Hi love your blog and reading it

Inspired Tokens said...

I think I remember 'spirit week'. That was so very long ago! I love the glasses...and foil on the teeth, not sure about that one.

sweetpea said...

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Blessings!

Shelley

 

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