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“What a Day,Need to de-stress”

  

Description from Purple Chick aka Violet: Today has been quite a day....
I flew from Charlotte to Phoenix, then was suppose to fly home to Ontario, CA.... that flight was canceled and I had to fly to Los Angeles, and Eric came to pick me up....
On the way home we were in an accident on the freeway... a car hit another car that hit a truck that hit us from behind.... luckily we didn't hit anyone, and by the time the truck hit us it didn't do to much damage, just messed up the bumper... and we were not hurt... two of the cars were totaled but no one was hurt seriously....
If that wasn't enough, when we got home the electricity was off on the whole street and had been for most of the afternoon and early evening.... so all of the food was spoiled.....
Now I'm looking at pretty stones and drinking a glass of wine.......

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  1. Cotopaxi Chickie Sue
    Cotopaxi Chickie Sue says:

    Stunning pick, Violet! Definitely a fave! What fabulous purples, and they really set off the abalone! :D

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    Luv2bead - Little Chick says:

    Wow that WAS quite a day!!! I’m sorry to hear that :(

    Great pick though!!!! :D

  3. KittyMom Linda
    KittyMom Linda says:

    Wow Violet, what a crazy day! Just shows that flying is safer than driving!!! If your fridge was closed the entire time, maybe something in there could be salvaged! Our power was out on Sunday evening for about 1-1/2 hrs due to a storm, but everything was ok. You were very lucky to have not been injured. Maybe you got your bad luck out all at once and everything will be great for you now. Love the pick, would love to buy it all!

  4. Green Eyed Lady Chick
    Green Eyed Lady Chick says:

    Wow Violet what a day you had, so glad you and Eric are ok, hope today is a better one for you. Your pick is gorgeous great beads and color combo!!!!

  5. Mommykat Bubbly Chick
    Mommykat Bubbly Chick says:

    Wow, Eric is unlucky with driving….Is that why you fly ;) Seriously, I am so glad neither of you was hurt!!!!! What a day, Great pick to relax with

  6. Daisy Chick - Dawn
    Daisy Chick - Dawn says:

    So Glad you are safe! You did have a day from bad to worse. Love the pick though and putting it in my favorites.

  7. sunny chick
    sunny chick says:

    Oh Violet! You poor thing! Nothing like a little bead therapy (and vino helps, too!) to sooth frazzled nerves. I’m glad you and Eric were not injured. Your pick is fabulous!

  8. Chicky Bear-Tara
    Chicky Bear-Tara says:

    Violet, you sure deserved to relax and de-stress after all of that! I sure hope today is better. This is a beautiful pick and is a great result of being stressed out!

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    Mary S - Sweet Chick says:

    Holy Cow!! What a day!!
    How can so many thing go wrong all in one day?! But what a blessing that neither of you were hurt! I’m glad you are OK!

    I bet you need AT LEAST two days of bead therapy, :-) a little more wine, ;-) and a big chunk of chocolate! :-D
    You deserve it!

  10. CAS
    CAS says:

    Oohhh … my poor … poor chicky … :( … I’m so glad that you and Eric are okay! Wow, such a day … you deserve major bead therapy … a BIG glass of wine (maybe even a carafe) … a huge hug from Eric … and lots and lots of chicky-hugs! :)

    Mega-huge chicky hugs!!!

  11. Purple Chick aka Violet
    Purple Chick aka Violet says:

    Thank you all my dear friends…… All is seeming better today…..
    I appreciate all your care and concern……
    Things could have been so much worse…. we were in rush hour traffic, so it was a little slower, if the cars had been going at a normal pace we could have been a lot worse off….. we are both fine, and it will only cost about $200 to fix the van…. so we won’t even deal with the insurance….. In the big picture …. we are very lucky indeed and feel truly blessed to be here today and able to have such wonderful friends here at LB…..
    Hugs to all !!!!!

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    Faithful Chick aka Faith says:

    Wow Violet this is a wonderful purple pick for you. Nice stones. Love the purple lace agate graduated and the contrast of the white opals and pearls.
    Good thing for rush hour traffic. I don’t envy what traffic you must have out there. It’s no wonder there are so many accidents there and not more. Ted was out there once and he says Jersey traffic is worse and I’ve been there with him. Drivers I think take on an entire different personality when they are tired from a long work day and driving. I think there should be an entire system of train/bus travel for everyone all over the world. A universal system so to speak. Then issue valium to everyone as they out the door from work. Can you imagine the peace on earth. LOL

  13. Lynn Eileen Chicky LE
    Lynn Eileen Chicky LE says:

    Oh, my poor Violet!!! I am so sorry to hear about your terrible day yesterday and the accident you & Eric were involved in. SOOOOOO thankful that both of you are not injured! Glad today seems to be a better day for you, dear friend! Sending Chicky hugs and love to you!

    Gorgeous pick, BTW! :D

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Violet this is a gorgeous pick .Glad to hear you and Eric is fine> onto my favs!

  15. Pam E aka funky tulip
    Pam E aka funky tulip says:

    Glad you made it home safely. Sounds like you found the perfect way to recuperate — gorgeous pick

  16. J Yee smart chick
    J Yee smart chick says:

    Violet, I’m so glad to hear that you and Eric are okay, and that everyone else involved in the car accident is okay too! How terrible to find out your block was without power too, sure hope all gets back to normal quickly – and what a gorgeous purple and white Pick, this one’s a Fav also!!

  17. Purple Chick aka Violet
    Purple Chick aka Violet says:

    Thank you, things are much better now… the bumper will be fixed tomorrow, and the fridge is now full of food….
    Don’t want to have a day like that again….. but all is good in the end !!!!!

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