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30 April 2004 @ 09:42 pm
Ten Random Things  
1. HAPPY BIRTHDAY BOYFRIEND! Today he turned 21 and that was great. I wrote him a smooshy birthday letter ('21 Things I Love About You In No Particular Order') and gave him a messenger bag to carry all his stuff in, japanese snack foods, and a dorky letter-opener samurai sword. It was cool. :-p

2. I'm broke. BROKE BROKE BROKE. Don't let me spend anymore money.

valkylee (7:28:27 PM): how do you manage to save money belly?
SeraRete (7:34:46 PM): Because I budget myself to a $100 of disposable income each month, and if I blow that, then I've blown that. I won't spend anymore on frivialous stuff till the next month.
Also, after I've deposited money in my savings account, I pretend as though my savings account doesn't exist. I only spend/extract from my checking.
Alsoalso, I never spend what I haven't guesstimated I will financially make-up for within the spance of two weeks.
valkylee (7:36:08 PM): o_o
valkylee (7:36:26 PM): i can't do that. ;_; i'm dead meat! POOR dead meat!
SeraRete (7:38:22 PM): Just look at something and think, "Do I seriously, really, really need this? Is is something I can't live without?" Me, I don't buy something if it falls out my memory after a three-month waiting period. If I forgot it so soon, I must not have really needed it.
SeraRete (7:38:38 PM): I am boring and pragmatic. ;_;
valkylee (7:38:51 PM): If I wait three months for the cute little bikini that makes my legs look long, swimsuit season will be over ;_;
valkylee (7:39:02 PM): *bows to pragmatic*
valkylee (7:39:40 PM): The sale will be over if I wait, too.
SeraRete (7:39:45 PM): But, how many cute little bikinis do you have already that do the exact same thing?
valkylee (7:40:10 PM): ...three. But this one has stripes! And pirate skulls!
valkylee (7:44:10 PM): Belly, you should be a money manager and run all my bank accounts.
valkylee (7:44:24 PM): When my fashion house goes public, you will be in charge of the finances.
SeraRete (7:46:00 PM): If it's something I'm dead-certain I'll never find again, like a temporary sale or something a thrift shop, then I sometimes do cave and get it.
However, if I already had three bikini's that cast the same leggy affect, I wouldn't get another just because it has a new textile-print, especially if it's a textile print that is only a temporary fad, like pirate skulls. The type of thing I'll probably won't be able to wear next summer and perpetually wonder" WTF did I buy that anyway?" about. ;p
SeraRete (7:46:11 PM): I accept this position. ^.^


3. Yesterday Sailor bought me a very cool pair of pants with much shiny hardware. They're black with red and silver accents galore. I shall photograph them for you soon, because they are crazy-cool.

4. Yesterday Jeannie bought me a watch. Claire's had watches ringing in at a penny each, so Jeannie bought them all. It was great. :D Now I have a watch, so I suppose I have no excuse for ever being late again.

5. B Never's website has finally opened. Jeannie, do you remember which B Never fragrance I liked? Was it 2 Hearts, or Keep it Fluffy, or is it just a complete blur? This bottle truely ought to be mine. It's gorgeous.

6. It's very difficult to resist the urge to go on a crazy BPAL perfume-buying rampage when I know Elizabeth's going to raise the prices in May.

7. Knee-length bell skirts look like SHIT on me. It makes my legs look spindly and does nothing to enhance my upper half. Shame on bell skirts. SHAME.

8. I registered for summer and fall classes today. Hooray! Hooray!

9. There isn't a nine. Made you look.

10. My teeth are kinda sore. Now that I think about it, I don't know when my next dentist appointment is. I ought to do something about that.
 
 
 
~ * flurr sprite * ~nkicroft on May 1st, 2004 09:21 am (UTC)
don't buy anything lee!! dooooooooooooon't
jeanniejeannietran on May 1st, 2004 01:53 pm (UTC)
you should stop hanging out with me, i am queen of buying things i don't need! we wont go shopping together anymore, i'm too bad of an influence. but i'll still take you to food and get you sustanance.

hey, don't let that person knock pirate skulls! pirates!

i have no idea what scent you liked. i know i liked Dirty, but that one girl took it and all the other mean ladies took more than one. poor British lady, they made her sad. anyway, 2 Hearts sounds about right. i'm not sure about Fluffy... i remember Ohm smelled like food so it wasn't that one. wasn't there a Love something or something Love? i really don't know.
capturedcapuu on May 1st, 2004 08:56 pm (UTC)
*knocks'em, cracks'em, scatters'em to the wind* XD