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tashabear
tashabear
well, it's done.
Training is over here at Ft Eustis. We all thought that we'd have some tactical convoy training; alas, all the vehicles are out with the Lieutenants from the Officer Basic Course, and so we're SOL. I passed my test just fine; I only got 5 questions wrong.

Then... ah, then. Then I went to the mall. And I did a very virtuous thing, by donating to charity. And I really gave where it hurts.

I donated about 12-14" of my hair to Locks of Love. It's now about two inches shorter than I wanted it to be, but it's really really cute, and it'll grow.

This is SO WEIRD. I haven't had hair this short in over 15 years. (And when I did, it didn't look this good.)

Before...



After...



Sorry the "after" pictures are fuzzy. You takes what you can get when you're trying to take piccies in the mirror.

i feel: weird weird

15 trips or shoot the rapids
Comments
hascouf From: hascouf Date: December 7th, 2004 03:46 am (UTC) (base camp)
I think that it looks good on you, and Lynn agrees with me.
tashabear From: tashabear Date: December 7th, 2004 03:51 am (UTC) (base camp)
Thank you! I really like the look; it's just odd to run my fingers through my hair and finish *way* before I think I should. ;-)
rani23 From: rani23 Date: December 7th, 2004 03:55 am (UTC) (base camp)
You look great!!
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tashabear From: tashabear Date: December 7th, 2004 04:11 am (UTC) (base camp)
Thank you! I actually cut it so that it would fit under my Kevlar. The long hair, when up in a bun, would tip the helmet over my eyes and that's just dangerous. I'll be letting it grow when I get home. ;-D
points From: points Date: December 7th, 2004 04:05 am (UTC) (base camp)
I was getting ready to wail and gnash, but.. it does suit you rather well. :)
was1 From: was1 Date: December 7th, 2004 04:07 am (UTC) (base camp)
That is a big difference, but it looks good like that.
skorzy From: skorzy Date: December 7th, 2004 04:16 am (UTC) (base camp)
YOU CUT YOUR HAIR?!? NOOOO... oh.. wait, the 'new' look still looks really good!
tashabear From: tashabear Date: December 7th, 2004 04:47 am (UTC) (base camp)
Hee!

Had to, though. It was choice between where seeing where I was shooting, and, well, not.
sandthistle From: sandthistle Date: December 7th, 2004 05:21 am (UTC) (base camp)
I like the before AND the after. And you have the best smile!!! :)
esmerel From: esmerel Date: December 7th, 2004 08:33 am (UTC) (base camp)
I'm gonna agree. :)
emmacrew From: emmacrew Date: December 7th, 2004 09:40 am (UTC) (base camp)
It's CUTE!
spunkywulf From: spunkywulf Date: December 7th, 2004 02:03 pm (UTC) (base camp)
I think you look adorable with the new haircut! It makes you look perky :)
tashabear From: tashabear Date: December 7th, 2004 02:33 pm (UTC) (base camp)
Perky? Oh my... I'll be sure to use this power only for... well... evil...
darkwolfie From: darkwolfie Date: December 7th, 2004 07:48 pm (UTC) (base camp)

Actually...

...that looks pretty good...and I bet it's far easier to take care of, too!

Dammit, I want your hair! You can have mine!
tashabear From: tashabear Date: December 7th, 2004 09:08 pm (UTC) (base camp)

Re: Actually...

No, that's okay... But maybe I shoulda saved that tail, huh?
15 trips or shoot the rapids