Thursday, March 4, 2010

me and my big blunder

I bumped into an acquaintance this afternoon while waiting for a friend. We started chatting when I noticed a lady walking slowly towards our direction and looking at me. I didn't give much thought to it until she stood beside me. It was then that I realise that she's my friend's wife.

I thought that she has that tinge of jealousy in her and he introduced both of us to each other. I extended my hand and shook hers and started a conversation with her so she won't misunderstood me unnecessarily. She began to warm up to me and we chatted for a few minutes.

I noticed that her tummy was a little big. It was not like the bloated look or flabby look. It just looked like she's around 5 months pregnant or so. I asked how many months pregnant is she and then that's when she kept quiet and my friend, her hubby, intercepted and said that she's not, and that her tummy just look exceptionally big.

Oh dear! Oh dear!! I dropped a bomb and I just felt like vanishing right there on the spot!! I turned to her and apologised. Luckily, I was not punched on the spot!

I don't normally ask such things like that to people cos I too have a flabby tummy. I know. I made a BIG blunder. I deserve to be shot dead there and then. I'm quite upset over my stupid blunder.

Please forgive me. Stupid stupid me!

5 comments:

Mummy to QiQi said...

a lot people tot i got preggy again. u make me feel like crying now :(

mumsgather said...

Ouch! What a boo boo! Hahaha.

michelle@mybabybay said...

You know what, I encounter the same. A lady had big tummy that looks very much pregnant but she is not.

Martini said...

Hi Sharon, please keep in mind that I have the same problem too, flabby tummy! haha...

Babysmooches said...

Chin Nee and Martini, no worries, we all have flabs. This case is a unique one.
Mumsgather & Michelle, so paiseh right? I better keep my mouth shut next time.

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