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Happy New Year!

    Ah, the memories. I think this was 2001? I (Erin) and Tim are 2nd from the Left and 3rd from the left. I was so excited that he had his arm around me that I could barely breathe, and I was trying to remember if I had put deodorant on that morning. Yes, I've been in love with my husband since I was 13. I choose to think of it as romantic rather than pathetic or moony. You, I choose to believe, agree with me. My twin (middle) thought it was hilarious to goad me and tease and my best friend Cara (also pictured, looks totally different now having lost tons of weight and is now a MOM) was super supportive. She tried to help me be realistic (that's the BEST kind of friend) but was also there to build me up through each of his girlfriends and when he was out of state. I'm busy being sad here that she's not here. We don't live in the same state anymore, much less ten minutes away from each other. But technology is marvelous. Anyhow. This throwback is wonderful, enjoy. What's your most embarrassing holiday memory from teenagerhood? This night, I remember, was loud, sweaty, and sparkly. There was glitter, polyester and lots of bass. So much techno. It had made a brief comeback... and I don't miss it except that I do miss Tim dancing to it- the man can move. And he never wears suspenders anymore. Happy Holidays!

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