Have you ever been involved in someone else's embarrasment?
January 22, 2007 11:23pm CST
Many years ago I worked in the surgical department of a small hospital. I started my work day at 7:00 A.M. and finished my day at 3:30 P.M. My work clothes consisted of green scrub clothes. The nurses I worked with started their day at 8:00 A.M. and finished at 4:30 P.M. These nurses never saw me in any clothes but my work clothes. One day, while walking downtown with my Mom and younger sister, I saw one of the nurses that I worked with headed our way on the same sidewalk. As we got close I said "Good afternoon Sandy." She looked at me and said, "Bob?" I said "Yes" Her next comment was, "Gee, you look different in clothes." You should have seen the looks on my Mom and my sisters faces. I'll never forget it.
• United States
26 Jan 07
While walking in the mall in my hometown a few years ago, I ran into an old friend. I have gained some weight since she last saw me. She ran up to me and said, "It's so good to see you. I see that you are going to be adding to your family, when is the baby due?" I laughingly told her that I WISHED that was the reason for the weight! she was mortified.
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