ruthless compassion (aroraborealis) wrote,
ruthless compassion
aroraborealis

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thanks ... ish

The hilariousest compliment that I've gotten in recent months came last Monday, in San Francisco, when a handful of Summer Campers were standing around outside Humphrey Slocombe eating delicious ice cream and generally goofing around. I was standing back from the crew to take a picture of the when a wizened, elderly woman tottered by and said to me, "You look lovely!" Before I could thank her, she continued, "So feminine! No boots or tattoos!" I blinked and considered pulling down my sock to show off my tattoo, but then thought better of it and thanked her back as she carried on her way.
Tags: bman, compliments, funny
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