Pretty toes.

Posted Sat Feb 05, 2005, 19:06 PM by Tracy

Pretty toes

I finally got back to kung fu today and went to sparring class. Talk about out of shape! I’ve been out of training for a couple weeks and my conditioning bites. But at least I got some good bruises to show for it.

Afterwards, Sifu Patty and I got pedicures. I’ve never had a pedicure before. I got pretty toes now.

I stopped in at the salon near my house and got my hair cut. It’s been 3 months since my last cut and I looked like a shaggy hag. The girl did a nice job, considering she had only my vague description to go on. She kept checking with me that the cut was going the way I expected, which I appreciated. I’m letting the color go back to natural and letting the gray come in. I’m curious to see how that’s going to work out.

  1. Pretty feet! I know when I get back to kung fu I'm going to be hurting. Slow and unable to take a punch or keep up with everyone. Oh well, that's what beginning cleass is for, eh?

    Kungfukitten    Mon Feb 7, 02:56 PM    #

  2. Oh yeah, nice picture of feet. All that's missing now is a picture of hair.

    Ruben    Wed Feb 9, 10:25 AM    #

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