Special Compliments

Sometimes you get compliments that make a lasting impression.

BG 214 – Special Compliment

Special compliment from R:
No really, you don’t talk too much!
We are not real talkers ourselves, but it is always nice when you are there, because you bring up all kinds of interesting topics and you know how to involve everyone in a pleasant conversation.

BG 179 – Special Compliment

Special compliment from various people over the years, for things she had (designed and) made herself:
‘So beautiful, how clever, it looks like it came from a shop!’

Seriously? You mean it looks like cheap mass production? Thanks…

BG 170 – Special Compliment

Special compliment from A. from a parallel universe:
‘I really like your Blog, well done! But it’s kind of artistic, so I don’t understand it.’

BG 133 – Special Compliment

Special compliment from the deputy director, when she was his secretary and went through his mail with him:
‘Wait a minute, stop working, I’ve been wanting to ask you this for a long time: why are you on that side of the desk and not on my side?’

BG 128 – Special Compliment

Special compliment from a visitor:
‘I have looked at your blog and find it beautiful and interesting!
But it seems like something goes wrong when I look at it: all I see is black and white and gray, the colors seem to have disappeared.
You better fix that.’

BG 111 – Special Compliment

Special compliment from a personal trainer, many years and extra kilo’s ago:
‘You have very strong abs!
Too bad they are invisible behind that thick layer of fat.’

BG 66 – Special Compliment

Special compliment from her gynecologist:
‘Your breasts are in excellent condition …
… for your age.’

BG 53 – Special Compliment

Special compliment from a neighbor, admiring something she made:
‘Everything your hands touch turns into gold!
Could you hold this for me?’