I don't think I've ever carried my cell phone in my bra; well perhaps once. It just seems awkward and not very practical; especially if you are a furnace most of the time. It's been pointed out that should you pack your phone there, you may incur damage due to sweating. OK, honestly this past two weeks I haven't carried anything in my bra, not even the intended cargo. It's true, circumstances of recent have necessitated a more liberal approach to my wardrobe choices and I've been braless!
Today I worked hard at choosing what to wear, taking into consideration the heat I am carrying with the "medical affliction" and the HEAT I am producing via my other ongoing affliction and in considering the continuing saga that is the weather theme of Summer of 2016! I finally settled on a dress I have enjoyed a few times and the upper styling is similar to that of the good ol' Swiss Chalet uniforms for the lucky lady servers back in the day! Without a bra however it seems to create an obvious display of cleavage! Not really me, but I have to be more concerned with comfort, especially when I am barely straying from the house. That's settled! I carry on with my day. I am sorting through our music collection and realize I have some cassettes I haven't enjoyed in a very long time and head upstairs to fold laundry.
Our daughter pops in after work and gives me a once over and a smirk as she finds me upstairs donning ear buds and singing my heart out to some tunes from my past glory days. She says, "What's that?"
"Oh, " I say smiling back, "It's a walkman!"
"Um, don't you have an ipod you could use, or isn't there a clasp?" she replies.
"No clasp, it broke and I do, but I'm not sure where it is and today I found these old cassettes!".
She just looks at me and with almost a laugh and definitely smirking, she carries on.
I want to mention to her, ya' it's just like the cell phone thing! I get it, sort of. Either way, it's holstered!
When I return to "society" I will be holstering everything else once again!
BTW, I dont' really see menopause as an affliction, it just feels like it at times! I beg for your understanding.