I'm so proud of my springy outfit today and trying to capture it for
you here, fairly unsuccessfully. It involves this old Prada linen coat
and some cute old Agnes B. shoes and fresh old Miu Miu pants. Also
involves my current favorite hairstyle, the after-yoga look (as the
hair has to be pulled up to exactly that spot that won't get in the
way during your headstand or while lying in lovely savasana. I find
post-yoga hair the most flattering. Post-spin-class hair I find the
Anyway, while I'm being superficial, and while I'm in transit, thought
I'd relay that I realized this morning that Charlotte is at the age I
was, 10, when I started doing this funny muscular contraction thing
with my knees whenever I wore shorts to make my legs look "better." My
sister and I also would hold ourselves up on our hands when seated in
shorts so our thighs wouldn't spread out. Swings were too challenging
to tackle in this way so we didn't do a lot of those anymore. Sad.
Oh, I'm so happy also that you told me NOT to get the Botox the
other day as I'm loving my wrinkles today and realizing that
obliterating them is kind of just more of this uncomfortable
manipulation of our bodies thing we do.
Ok, now that I'm way off track, how can I tie this into you calling
in to the staff meeting today at 2? Let's see: Tell me below about a
time when you did something uncomfortable with your body to make it
look a certain way and ideally how you don't do it anymore. Or just
say Rabbits Rabbits Rabbits as it is the first day of the month.
And/or say Happy Birthday to my wonderful assistant Lori, who will
give you the same conference call number she gives Lesley so you can
call us at 2 (NY time). We will love to hear your voice. Phew!