Show & Tell: Dynamic Duo

June 17, 2009

in Love, Show & Tell

Here’s Roger and me one our way to a wine tasting this week, courtesy the alumni council of his graduate school.

This occasion is remarkable for two reasons. First, I wore lipstick. I always need Tessa’s help with this because I don’t actually own any lipstick. I’ve never bought lipstick. But somehow, my 8 year old daughter has a stash, and she came up with a not-unflattering color for me.


Secondly, this week marks the 15th anniversary of the day Roger and I first met, although I’d had my eye on him for a few months before that. I suppose that makes me a stalker. And seeing as how I have 3 years on him, I am also a cougar. Yeah, I’m a cougar/stalker. Can you blame me??




Rrrrrrrrorrrwwwwllll.

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chicklet April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Wow, exposing the photos! Woohoo you hotties!

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niobe April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

And — since I’ve wondered about this ever since I first heard the term — any idea of the derivation of “cougar”??? It’s probably totally obvious, but I’ve been having far too much trouble figuring it out.

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niobe April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

What Kristin said. And great photo!

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Peeveme April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Hot couple alert!

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Martha April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

No I don’t blame you, Cougar/Stalker indeed, [chuckle, chortle]
You both look Absolutely MAH-VellouS!!

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Kristin April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Rob is a hottie. No wonder you were after him. But, you look pretty damned good yourself!

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IdleMindOfBeth April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

You guys look fabulous!

Tessa did a wonderful job with the lipstick.

And Raaaaaawwwwwwwwrrrrr is right! Your Rob is a hottie! lol

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Sunny April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

What a knock-out couple! Sounds like a really fun evening.

I am 4 months older than my DH… does that make me a cougar too?? :)

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Sheri April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Nice lipstick selection, Tessa! Did she also try to apply foundation, blush, eye shadow, nail polish, mascara, high-heeled shoes and a matching purse?

You two look FABULOUS!! Absolutely FABULOUS!

Rob is a hottie! So are you! A striking couple indeed!

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May April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

3 years… Pah, I say!! My sister’s man is just shy of a decade younger. We’ve been working the cougar jokes in the family, let me tell you!!!

You guys look great!

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Lavender Luz April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Niobe — an excellent question. When I look at Urban Dictionary, there are definitions but not derivations.

Maybe because of the hunter aspect?

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Phoebe April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

You two look great. Happy anniversary!

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battynurse April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

You guys look great. Funny about the lip stick. I occasionally buy some but still never use it.

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Melissa April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

OOOOOHHHHLALA!!! Tre Tre Fab-u, sistah!

:o)

I was going to reiterate the fact your hubster is smokin’ but now that I’m old it’s kinda cougar-like and creepy. sniff sniff.. ;o)

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FattyPants April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Happy anniversary. You look great in that photo.

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Baby Smiling In Back Seat April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Happy Anniversary! My husband and I have been together just slightly longer than you and Rob.

Our wedding anniversary has usurped our getting-together anniversary as the big one, but I still like to acknowledge the day and celebrate the round number ones. To the extent that we celebrate anything, given that we don’t really “do” traditional romantic holidays.

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The Steadfast Warrior April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Oh darlin’ you make me laugh. What a wonderful photo for a lovely celebration. A great looking couple. ;) Congrats on the 15-year milestone.

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Lollipop Goldstein April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

First of all, the lipstick is stunning. Second of all, since I have been lucky enough to meet Rob, I can tell everyone that he’s not only attractive, but also warm and funny as well. The cougar got a good catch (prey?), but as well all know, he did as well.

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FET Accompli April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Agreed – Rob is cute!

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becomingwhole April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

First thing I thought (I saw the photo first) was “what a good looking couple” then “wow, he’s hot!”
heh.

you, cougar, you.

rowrl, indeed.

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Liv April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

What a couple of hotties the two of you!

Sounds like it was a nice evening. Love that your girl hooked you up with the perfect shade of lipstick. Geez I need to borrow her next time I go to Walgreens!

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WiseGuy April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Oh Tessa did a great job with the lipstick!

Am very surprised…you don’t have your own lipstick????? Whoa!

Congrats on the anniversary! You two look really sweet together!

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edenland April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Loz, you know I think you are a dead-set spunk …..

and HUBBA HUBBA. I haven’t ever seen a pic of Rob before. Woo HOOO.

Dang he’s HOT.

*Ahem*

As you were.

xox

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cowboyboot lady April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Great pic!!! Congrats on 15 years!!! He was a comedian..so he has a sense of humor, has a graduate degree…so he’s smart…and he’s handsome!! Good catch, cougar!

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Furrow April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

Very well done, Lori! On the lipstick and the prey.

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Jamie April 7, 2010 at 2:40 am

What a fantastic picture! Kudos to Tessa – she did a fine job with your lipstick.

The stalking had to be done. Totally understandable.

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luna April 7, 2010 at 2:41 am

just catching up with you here. what an absolutely gorgeous pic! rroowwll is right!

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