(though, when you subtract the ones who were absent and the ones that weren't paying attention, it was probably about 20).
Awkward: At the last minute, needing a dongle for my aforementioned talk.
Awesome: Borrowing Boyfriend-Fellow's.
Awkward: Leaving his dongle in the classroom.
Awesome: No one stole it after 2.5 days.
Awesome: Grading 256 essays in 2 hours.
Awkward: Now I've got 256 extra credit assignments to grade... Then repeat twice more for the next midterm and final...
Awesome: My new shoes!
Awkward: My new blisters...
Awesome: Dad and brother are coming to visit on Thursday.
Awkward: I have class all day Thursday (and I mean all day... till 10pm). Guess I wont be picking you guys up from the airport.
Awesome: My evening class got canceled! Actually, I CAN pick you up from the airport!
Awkward AND Awesome: I got asked to take photos for a department event in the evening. Um, actually, I CAN'T pick you up from the airport....
Awesome: Finding adorable baby bootie shoes in RAINBOW for super cheap. Click. Buy.
Awkward: Receiving an email, "Thanks for your purchase of the baby booties CROTCHET PATTERN."
I don't crochet....
Awesome: Getting a refund because the seller is nice.
Seriously, aren't these adorable?! If you crotchet, you should totally do this....I'm gonna make my sisters teach me.
Awkward: Getting seconds on dinner before someone (in this case, one of my teachers) had gotten firsts...
Awkward: This reusable bag in the trash...
Awkward AND Awesome: Frozen bananas are better when you freeze them at the slightly over-ripe stage. Thus, I have people now saying, "Hey Rachael, this banana is rotting, I thought you'd want it!"
Awesome: My stats assignment was to design a statistics problem for our classmates. My teacher called mine 'tricky'. He said he'd give extra points for tricky...
Awkward: Having a head cold
Awkward x 2: Head colds to me = oozing out of one side of my face (that's oozing nose and eyes)
Awkward x 3: Dripping tears all over my arm, table and notes during a review session.
Teacher: "Um, are you alright?"
This dripping tears thing is also wreaking havoc on the keyboard and mousepad of my laptop.
Awesome: Winning a photography contest
Awkward: Finding out it was rigged.
Your turn! Link up your awkward and awesomes in the comments!