Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Lunch Break: Tickets, Tickets

FedEx finally found me and I have my partial-season tickets in hand. Well, in purse.

Made up of 12 Friday night games, two Thursday day games and a Tuesday evening game in September, the arrival of my tickets have me more than ready for my next six months worth of trips in the Bronx. I spent several minutes - probably more than necessary - examining the players featured on each ticket and mentally decided which one I would get and which one Ashley would get. I already told her that for our first game, I get the ticket with AJ on it (obvi) and she gets the A-Rod-from-the-back ticket. And I have been periodically taking the ticket book out of my purse to look at it, sort of like what I did after I bought myself the bright pink lambskin Chanel wallet for my birthday. At least I haven't named my ticket book (yet) - my wallet's name is Camilla.

The tickets and Camilla have been chilling in my purse together - I swear, I'm not 100% insane.

My ticket for tomorrow's game is stuck in the frame of my bedroom mirror, like a love letter, resting just above the photo booth strips of Vida and me from our recent Friday night around Billyburg and below the neon-on-black-construction-paper drawing from my oldest niece, Edanne. It's perfectly folded so I can slip it into my wallet and not cause further creasing to the paper. That would be almost as tragic as a black pen mark on Camilla!

5 comments:

  1. Love the pic :)

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  2. Buying tickets to a game is kinda like sending a love letter to the players ;)

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  3. Yeah, but waaaaaay less dirty than a love letter from me to a Yankees player would be.

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  4. I don't think I'll ever be able to adopt "Billyburg." It doesn't work for me. Yay for bball tix! Happy Opening Day!!!

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  5. Then I'll keep it old skool with you, my dear. Yay! I hope your Cubs do as well as they can this year, except for the three games when they play the Yankees ;)

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