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wine & cheese party!

Alright. We’ve caught up to Saturday.

I went to my first volleyball game ever. It was an assignment for the paper, but it actually was enjoyable. Plus, girls. That’s always a plus.

But more importantly, there was the wine & cheese party.

Greg, Brian, Jo Beth and I dressed up to the 9’s, and headed to a liquor store to buy some wine. Since I’m the only one 21 in our group, I was going to buy a bottle of wine and they would buy a nonalcoholic for the other non-drinkers at the party. Well, I picked out a strange bottle with a neat design of a koala bear.

Well, I paid for my crazy wine and Greg got ready to pay for his bottle. Then the cashier asked for his I.D. Greg told the guy it was nonalcoholic. But he still wouldn’t sell it to him. Kansas liquor law is a funny thing. Apparently, to buy anything at all in a liquor store, you must be 21 years old. Even if it has nothing to do with alcohol.

So I get ready to pull out my credit card and buy it, when Greg (smooth guy that he is) slides a $20 bill across the counter toward me. The guy, with a grave expression on his face, tells me that “you can’t do that. You’re just buying it for him.” GAH. I tried to think of another clever way to buy it without looking stupid, but gave up. How embarrassing.

We make it to the party and it’s absolutely PACKED. Someone tried counting, and came up with 40 people. In this little tiny house. Needless to say, there was a lot of different wines to try, some bad and some good. It was nice to go to a party and see people dressed up a bit. Everyone was in a great mood and were in the mood to schmooze. I met two fantastic women, one a music teacher (good grief, I can’t remember her name!) from a school district in NW Kansas, and another an incoming freshman named Kari. Thanks to both for putting up with my stupid conversations.

That’s about it I think. The photos do the rest of the talking.


Myself, Brian, Matt and Emily. I don’t know why it looks so empty. The glasses.
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9 Comments

  1. Mindi Mindi

    Hey Adam the music teachers name is Jami.

  2. Mikell Mikell

    Apparently I was invited to this glorious shin-dig but however, maybe next time I will get an invitation….

    AHEM MINDI, LAURA, STACEY!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Besides, das gut Herr Greg will take me next time. YOU PROMISED GREG!

  3. biebs biebs

    that was a great night i have to admit

  4. FHSUTigersRock FHSUTigersRock

    It was nice to hear that you enjoyed the volleyball game….Even though I really don’t understand volleyball, I know they can put quite a show.

  5. Brian Brian

    I concur, Adam. A great time was had by all. I am defiantely looking forward to the spring wine and cheese party.

  6. jim jim

    hi adam, my name is jim, you sure have a nice website here! i don’t remember how i stumbled across it, but its very refreshing and i enjoyed my stay!

    keep up the good work, and maybe i’ll try to drop by again in the future!

    by the way, you can buy me liquor any time you want! i’ll even let you drink it all!

    later

  7. Mindi: Agh, it was on the tip of my tongue! And she’s your sister, no?

    Mikell: It certainly was a shin-dig. You should have gone anyways! Maybe we’ll hang some other time… and I didn’t realize that was you in the music library office!

    Jim: Haha! Do we know each other? 😉

  8. Mikell Mikell

    Adam,
    It is hard to recognize a person through a set of blinds. *_*

    I hang out there sometimes and talk to two of my friends that work there. It is a place I go where everybody knows my name. (haha)

    Cheers. Oh.. ha! yeah…..

  9. Matticus Matticus

    The wine and cheese par-tay was fun times seven. I wish we would do it more often. It was a stimulating event but of course that was all due to good friends and musical intervention.
    *portisHEAD*

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