I just returned from my first non-Raven-related outing since visiting family out-of-town back in August, and first non-family/non-Raven social outing since (my chrisT) January or something crazy like that.
Met with three members of the Drupal "community" here in Ottawa and, as per the subject-line (and icon), found myself feeling very much like a newbie. I said little, listened much and (possibly unlike the 15 year-old me pictured above) intend to do it again.
Meanwhile, I returned to a girlfriend cringing and smiling like a small child, who knows there's a knocked-over garbage can in the next room, but who is still naive enough to think she can blame it on the cat — who has been out all day.
Want to know what her confession was? ( Collapse )
Hint: the secret ingredient to Awesome Pumpkin Pie is garam massala. And the dinner was delicious.This entry was originally posted at http://ed-rex.dreamwidth.org/206705.html. Comment there using OpenID, or here as per normal.