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Rainy Day

This morning started out like any Monday morning where you roll out of bed, push yourself through all your routine morning chores, then you look at the clock and realize that if you are not careful you would run late to work. So you dash into the bath, dash out, dress up and  hit the street to work.

But unlike every other Monday, I learnt three great lesson today. One, "Always have an alternative". Two, "Always prepare a day before" and the third and last lesson is "Never forget to carry an umbrella this season".

As I waited for my colleague to come pick me as usual, the rain came pouring. As I searched my bag, it hit me, Chiamaka you forgot your umbrella. Shit!! there was no place to run to or hide. Luckily my phone rang, excitedly I picked up the phone just for my colleague to say Chiamaka I won't be picking you up today. Oh My God, where is a taxi. The taxi park is empty, no bus and I am getting soaked.

That was basically how my Monday morning went today. I came to work late and dripping wet while everyone was as dry as the sun which made me feel really sick from inside but the good thing is that I learnt my lesson.

Enjoy my humiliation in pictures, although I tried to gather myself together as well as I could.














If you notice, My pants are still kind of wet and so is my hair. Awaiting your comment on these snap shots.

Comments

  1. As usual, I love your snapshots! And I'm loving your shoes too.

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  2. mondays are awful :( anyway I love your outfit and hope you have a better day tomorrow!

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  3. Lol...I love that story because it happens to me very often. How about wearing suede shoes in a rainy day? I done that because I didn't check for the weather that day :-( I had to find groceries bags to wrap around my shoes and be able to save my booties.
    Your outfit is very professional yet classy and those pants look great on you since you have a nice figure my dear. Thanks so much for your comment in my blog.
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    1. That must have been awful, I can just imagine.

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  4. i'm in love with this! great post x

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  5. work it girl!! I love those heels!
    xo Jessica
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  6. simple and chic!! great posy honey!! ;)) gorgeous

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  7. You are too cute girl! What a great look for work :)
    xo TJ

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  8. Hey you look pretty good for getting caught in the rain! Mondays are the worst, they really are...I hope the rest of your work goes better!

    xxx
    Jaclyn
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  9. What a fantastic blog and a great post. You look stunning.
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  10. I don't like rainy days, but even then, you look great! Very professional.

    -Vogue&Heels
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  11. Hello
    You look very elegant
    Followed back darling
    Alissa

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  13. You rock wet pants and hair well!!!

    Jodie Marie
    à la Jode

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  14. love this office look
    <3

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  15. this has happened to me before. I once got so drenched waiting in the rain that once I got to work I had to leave to buy new clothes. lol
    xo,
    nancy

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  16. Absolutely love the shoes - fabulous! Xx

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