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Monday, January 12, 2009

I survived !

I said my speach yesterday...no panic attacks, no vomiting...
only heavy sweating & hard breathing, but I survived!!!
it was extremely hot to begin with, in the room where we were,
which was a classroom at the Nelson Center (senior & rec. center)...
I'm sure my nerves didn't help and I swear I had to have a power-surge (you gals over 30 will know what I mean) right there & then...why of course i did.
I was probably to blame for the heat in the room! ha!

all kidding aside, i think I did well...I even received applause! wow!
after my speach, questions were asked & answered...everyone was so welcoming to me and wanted to know so much about me & what i do...
I really miss working with an Historical Society, so this will be good for me...
I want to say thanks to all of you who commented on my last post!
you all have more faith in me than i do myself, & i sincerely thank you for that...
My Glory is I have SUCH Friends....I'm blessed to 'know' all of you!
xoxoxoxoxoxoxox
Lori

11 comments:

Kathy (woolfind) said...

Standing ovation for you Lori!! Now that you've done it, you shouldn't be as "warm" next time lol. And I certainly hope there are more opportunities for you to speak somewhere else. Congrat's!

jane augenstein said...

See we all knew you could do it!!!
Bravo!!!!
blessings

basketsnprims said...

Good for you. I love your blog and your stitcheries.

Pam

Cinlyn said...

Way to go girl!! I knew you could do it...and I know exactly what you mean about the power surge! To this day I still get nervous...I don't like to be the center of attention...let me do the work in the background!!

Heather said...

Good for you! You have such a talent! I am so in awe!~

Rosie said...

That's brilliant, well done!
Rosie

Sherry said...

Yea Lori! I knew you could do it! You have the golden touch! Congratulations! I know you will love working on a historical society again!

P.S. Since the holidays I haven't had any ideas for articles to send you for the newsletter. Like I dried up with writer's block! Hopefully it returns soon!

janeu729 said...

No surprise that you were a big success!!

Julie's Keepsakes said...

I'm so happy that your speech went well!

Cindy Lu said...

Lori
I doesnt surprise me that you did well with yours speach. You are a natural. Way to go
Cindy

Cindy Lu said...

sorry it looks like i had trouble spelling