Do you have one of those friends who you can go months without seeing, but as soon as you see each other again, it’s like you no time has passed? I have a couple, and Shosh is one of them. Shosh and I met in college. We were on the gymnastics club together and bonded over knee injuries and our Jewishness. Shosh is two years younger than me, and since I’ve left college she’s become an advocate for malaria awareness and prevention, started med school, and is generally poised to change the world. And I have no doubts that she’s … Read More
I’m an engineer. I think that means I’m supposed to like video games. Sad to say though I never played them much. My mom would never let me have video game consoles when I was a kid, so the only time I got to play them was when I went to my friend’s house. My friend and Andrea and I used to play Duck Hunt sitting with that plastic orange gun pressed up against the screen trying to shoot those crazy ducks. Put me two feet from the screen though? I didn’t have a shot (har har).
My roommates got married last weekend. Yes roommateS. To each other. Although it would be quite the coincidence of they were getting married to different people. I didn’t always live with an engaged (and now married) couple though. When I first moved to my current place it was just me and one-half of the couple. I specifically remember when we moved in making a joke about her not getting engaged anytime soon so I wouldn’t have to move. Apparently the joke was on me, because 5 months later she had a ring on her finger. But…I didn’t have to move. … Read More