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Another laugh at my expense

Another laugh at my expense

Again nothing wrongly ingested

I was mortified at the time but now I see the funny side anyway last Saturday I went to get my hair cut at my friends salon and I'd had a good couple if weeks build up to the event which I was dreading for various reasons

1 it was first time my friend has seen me since my accident

2 it was the old Emma that visited the salon prior to this

3 it's always busy and noisy I hate loud noises hairdryers for example

4 my aphasia and slurred speech

So I got there a nervous wreck couldn't get any words out and this little boy comes in to get his hair cut he was probably 8 or 9 and he said mum mum doesn't that lady's hair look like grannys dog

Everyone starts laughing I laughing but feel uncomfortable turns out his granny has an afghan hound

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Not likened to any old mutt as the boy clearly saw your beauty and as a dog lover the afghan is elegant and stunning! Well done for finding the courage to go back there and I am sure you will genuinely connect with the humour of the lads innocent comment. x

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Oh definitely I just find it hard to read people and sadly since my tbi I tend to react negatively

Thankfully I just laughed along with them :)

Of course I was happy that it wasn't one of those chinese crested dogs ;)

X

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Emma you come out with some crackers ). Keep smiling girl x

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Haha :) x

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YOU can see how beautiful you are and so can WE. All that remains to be said is that 'granny's Afghan' is obviously a stunner ! ;-) xx

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Hahaha WOOF ;)

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Nice hair! Afgans do have good hair, if your going to be compared to a dog that's probably the best dog hair!

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Thanks hahahahaha maybe I should get one :)

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An Afgahn hound with lovely hair ;o)

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Thanks stace I think haha ;)

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yeah i'm not too sure now but I really wasn't calling U an Afgahn hound.

It really was meant as a compliment cos Afgahn hounds have got really nice hair but yours would be similar to that of an Afgahn with an exceptionally nice coat.

I think I'll leave it there before I dig meself even further....

Anyway, nice hair Emma !!!

;o) Xxx

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YOUR HAIR IS GORGEOUS. WISH I HAD HAIR LIKE THAT MINE IS A CURLY MESS. THE TEXTURE CHANGED AFTER THE ABI, WEIRD.

THE DOG IS QUITE NICE BUT I'M A CAT PERSON...

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Thank you I'm blushing mine is poker straight naturally it wouldn't hold a curl even if I wanted it to xx

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I agree with what everyone is saying. When my aphasia was rampant I would ask for things related to the item. I would be worried going to the barbers in case I said cut it all off.

I love kids for stating it as it is.

My friends sons was with us on a busy bus and guy came on the bus with a mochekine hair style . My friends kid shouted out , he had an accident with his pillow. it was priceless.

I am glad your are getting out of the house and meeting up with friends. That's takes bravely remember that . Remember not to let great be the thief of good.

Andrew

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Hi Andrew thank you :)

I have said a few rude words instead of the word I'm looking for which can be awkward

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Glad your friends have a sense of humour..

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Now, if you just grew it out, so it completely covers your face, you'd resemble the hairy person off the Adams Family. ;) That hair's amazingly straight...

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Trust you to come out with something like that haha was it cousin it or something ?

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Yeah that's the one...c'mon, you've got to admit the resemblance would be uncanny lol.

Sorry, it's just one of my unfiltered blurts, that I have no idea whether will go down well. Good to know you're facing these things, it gets easier. :)

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you look extremely beautiful and i wish i looked like his grannys dog.My hair is more like a dishevelled stray!

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