Thursday, May 22, 2008

No Harm In Trying

3 weeks ago, the bank I worked for joined the annual Sportsfest of the association to which we belong. I woke up early and passed on joining the fun run. No thanks I said. When the games began, I excitedly waited to watch them all play. I had no plans of joining the games - at all. I was there to organize and support. Until...


There. Ever had people around you make you feel guilty? Anyway, all I heard around me was ..."For the sake of the cammaraderie"... and "Be a sport." I wanted to bail out but hey, for the sake of having fun, I joined and played table tennis - doubles. The last time I played ping pong was probably when I was in college. Geez. I was nervous, but I focused. And then...

We won!

8 comments:

PinksandBluesGirls said...

OK, now that is AWESOME!!! And CONGRATS!!!!
xo,
Audrey

Sandy C. said...

Wow! Congratulations! What a great happy ending. Love the pics :)

Karen MEG said...

Oh good for you!!! That must have been fun!

Waffy said...

Really couldn't remember how well you played. Congrats! =)

C said...

Yay for you, Louann!! That's excellent!! XO

Heather said...

The last game of ping pong I played was on the Wii. Way to go!

Heart of Rachel said...

That's wonderful! Congratulations for winning.

Pavel said...

I'm glad you had a good time!!!