(Yes, I am wearing the same outfit in both pictures--pretty much my whole mission, to be truthful)
Just a few of the experiences that helped shape my future:
Dealing with rejection
Please don't ask about the hair--we called it the"Cleveland cut of '97". That's Cleveland, Oklahoma, by the way, pop. 3200
Favorite Quotes from the Mish:
*Just go on the dirt road til you see the ceramic pig. If you get to the chicken coop, you've gone too far.
*I don't hate Mormons like all the other Baptists, but you guys do make interesting lesson topics.
*Umm...your dog just peed on me.
*Oh look! We've got roommates. The cockroach family. They must be Mormon because they've got so many kids.
*Sorry, girls, you can't come in, my husband's home...
Umm, we just passed your husband on the road. He waved to us.
*If I'd known it was going to be this good, I would have gotten up an hour earlier!
* Oh Sisters! Come on in and I'll get you a cold washcloth to wipe off your faces.
*You sisters better marry a man from the city who's never even seen a farm before!
*Dearest Missouri: No shoes, No shirt, No Gospel!
*Girl, what you doin' wearin' a torn dress?
*No, really, we're NOT hungry.
*Sisters, wake up! There's a tornado coming!
and, my #1 favorite:
*Sisters, I'm just callin' to see if you wanna see me get dunked, cause I've decided to get baptized!!