June 14, 2004
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Had to call around a bit to find a local place
where they had two people who could shoot
the studs into both ears at once -- guaranteeing
that the patient couldn't change her mind after
the first one. When both guns went ka-chunk,
Ellie started, and a worried look came over her
face as she waited to see if it would get any
worse. When it didn't, she smiled and asked for
Em had the misfortune to go second. While we
eyeballed the dots on her lobes and asked for this
one to be moved a bit up, that one a bit forward,
Em had plenty of time to think about that ka-chunk.
Too much time, actually. She jumped off the chair,
and was ready to flee into the mall with naked lobes
when the manager told her about magnetic earrings.
Both girls left Claire's with their first earrings, but
only one has holes in her lobes.
On about the same day, 400 miles north, their cousin
Katie had the
I wonder: next year, will they
all go out for tattoos after school ends?