Surprise Surprise!

Saturday night I fell asleep in bliss thinking about all the great friends Sungjin and I have. I often think about this, but was especially reminded when a bunch of former co-workers planned a surprise mommy-to-be party for me.

I usually don’t like surprises (not that I’ve ever had a surprise party before)… but I didn’t think I’d ever like one. Boy, was I was wrong.

I arrived at my friend’s empty house thinking we were the first ones there. But, lo and behold as Sungjin and I walked into her dark living room, we were welcomed with eight bodies and a “SURPRISE!!!” My jaw literally dropped and all I could say was, “WHAAAT?! ARE YOU SERIOUS?!” (And then I had to rush to the bathroom to pee.) Afterwards, I took in all the cute decorations, banners, balloons, butt load of food, and all the sweet faces. I wish I took more pictures!





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I’ll be sure to let Rockland know that you guys pretty much clothed me with all the maternity clothes I’d ever need while he was in my womb.

Thanks again & I love you guys!! I know a lot of work went into planning and coordinating all of that right under my nose. 

P.S. Sungjin… I’m impressed. You’re usually HORRIBLE at surprises!

Funny moment of the night:  When my friends told me they were discussing whether or not they should shout “SURPRISE!!” when I walked in because they were afraid I’d get so scared and hurt the baby. (ISN’T THAT SO SWEET???) Hahaha!

Lesson for Rockland:  Rockland, you can find good friends in the least likely of places, like that hell-hole of a place we worked at and bonded with together. Difficult circumstances are never for nothing.

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