Sunday, March 7, 2010

After 26 Miles, I Don't Feel a Thing

I ran 26 miles this week, and feel fine.
This is only noteworthy because I ran fewer last week, and could barely move.

I'm going to list 3 outfits I wore this weekend,
and then the things I did and the things I ate while wearing them.

I'm telling you this ahead of time so you can stop
reading if you thinks this sounds unimportant.

#1. Jeans, thermal, sweatshirt, and puffy vest. It was warm-ish on Friday, and I felt like my arms could stand not being encased in down.
I met up with a friend in Chelsea at the Grey Dog to run Macbeth lines. We, unsurprisingly, chatted more than we worked. I ate half a huge cookie and a turkey club with bacon, in that order.

#2. Black dress, bright pink tights, black sling-backs, black vintage coat (pilfered from Annie). In this dress I attended a short play, Wolves, in Manhattan, which had the best ending of any play I've ever seen, then went to Andy's mocktail party in Brooklyn. At this party I ate goat-cheese-stuffed-dates-wrapped-in-bacon like it was my job, and drank a Genghis Khan with an orange slice garnish and an umbrella. I also watched as James did 6 shots of straight maraschino cherry juice. It was one helluva party.

#3. Jeans, t-shirt, sweatshirt. I wore this to rehearsal in Tribeca where I ran an arduous cue-to-cue for Comedy of Errors and Macbeth. It was simultaneously miserable and absolutely necessary. By the end of rehearsal I had what my pal Ginny (lady macbeth) called "director face". She said it like it was a dread disease. I ate Chex Mix and drank coke. And then I ate a Cadbury cream egg.

5 comments:

  1. how could anyone consider that unimportant.

    they must not have a heart.

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  2. is the grey dog that Michigan themed restaurant? Also, that sounds delicious.

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  3. I'm loving the sound of those pink tights, and also those pretty flowers. I always think your apartment has great lighting, or so it appears in all your pictures!

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  4. Sus, agreed. I've been thinking of you, lady.

    Allen, yes it is Michigan-themed. And it was. Make yourself those bacon dates sometime, and eat them all yourself.

    Marta, the pink tights are a winter staple (and, let's get real, the black ones, too). The lighting in those photos is good, but also, it summer light, which makes me itch for warm weather again.

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  5. Valerie, I'm uber impressed by your 26 miles, for I've just run 5 and finding stairs very formidable.

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