Black goes with everything

I am cut out for institutional living. It is one of the reasons I was so very happy at the BBC. My car is now back on the road (more of this later) and I could have driven to the mall myself, but when I heard Duke Diet and Fitness Center were offering an outing last night I signed up to join the others on the mini-bus.

Miss Dallas was particularly excited, for she loves to shop and intended to hit the sales hard. I went to the Apple store and bought an armband to carry my iphone. This way I can use a pedometer app to count my daily steps. The armband looks like a blood pressure cuff crossed with some kind of militia paraphenalia. It is instantly noticeable.

“What have you got on?” said Miss Dallas as she loaded a suit bag, and two large carrier bags on to the back of the bus. I explained and finished with “and I don’t need to tell you how important it is to accessorize”

“Oh I know” said Miss Dallas “and black goes with everything…”

Today is a beautiful day and so I plan to go for a walk after I go to the gym. Today I WILL walk 10,000 steps.

About Liz Barron

US Peace Corps Volunteer in Armenia. Permanent address in Washington DC. Deep roots in Northern Ireland and persistent Belfast accent. Blogger,cook, mother, grandma, Scrabble-player and enthusiastic world traveler.
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