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14 November 2008

The Irony Gods Are Mocking Me

I am too weak to open my bottle of iron.

I spent $30 on a bottle of fabulous liquid iron goodness & now I have to wait for my boy to come home to open it for me.

This might be the most pathetic moment of my life. All my bitching about heteronormativity has me stuck, glaring at a huge bottle of iron & waiting for my boy to get home from work so he can wrestle it open (since I'm pretty sure if I tried any harder I would break my hand).

Sigh. I think I'll snuggle in bed with some orange juice & read some more of Good Grief. Two of my friends just finished this novel & said I would like it, so I'm giving it a whirl. The author's last name is also the same as my dog's, so I figure that's a good sign.

Have a good night friends -- send energy and strength my way this evening.

Edit 12.08am: When my boy got home it actually took both of us, working together, about five minutes to get that lid off. I don't feel quite as weak now.

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4 Comments:

Blogger Hila said...

I know I shouldn't laugh, but I find this post very funny. I can sympathise - I'm studying feminist theory, yet I have to resort to my man when opening a jar :)

November 15, 2008 at 2:15 AM  
Blogger Desiree Fawn said...

@hila: It happens to the best of us, I suppose ^_^

November 15, 2008 at 6:21 PM  
Blogger .letting go said...

dude!

you could've CALLED me.
I need to up my butch cred anyway...

November 15, 2008 at 6:37 PM  
Blogger Desiree Fawn said...

Haha, you never answer your phone anyhow miss!

November 16, 2008 at 2:46 AM  

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