Under Your Wear

I don’t know about you all but where I am but it’s ugly outside. We got slammed with tons of snow overnight and I had to drive like a grandpa to get to work safely today because plowing suddenly doesn’t exist. I figured today’s post should be a funny one considering the gloomy outdoors and what better way to make all you lovely people laugh than by sharing an embarrassing story about me!

I’m what I like to call a lazy laundry doer. I normally wait til the last minute to do my laundry. That means Sunday night, the day before I need clean clothes to go to work, about 2-3 hours before I need to go to bed. It’s a terrible habit, I know. I wash just enough clothes for me to make it through the week and then it’s just a never ending cycle each week. However, the one piece of clothing I have in abundance, is underwear. Actually socks too. I probably have enough underwear and socks to last for every day of a whole month. I’m a compulsive, “oh those are pretty” type of buyer when it comes to those two things. So underclothes washing usually gets washed all at once when I realize I’m running out. Again, terrible habit, I know!

So this past Sunday, I washed a bunch of work shirts and pants and almost every pair of underwear I own. I also have a bad habit of folding laundry and leaving it in the basket. Let’s just say I’m a bad laundry doer on top of the laziness. I make it a point to fold all my shirts and pants right out of the dryer because they’re really warm and soft and if you fold them right then, you don’t have to worry about ironing later especially for a lazy person such as myself. I get all my clothes nice and neat and folded in the basket and then go about the rest of my night before bed.

In the morning, I go to get dressed and I have this plethora of shirts to pick from. I’ve taken to wearing the longer type of shirts. You know the shirts that cover your butt especially if you wear leggings (which I don’t, at least not outside of my house). So I have this nice grey striped flannel shirt on top of a tank top cause I’m a freeze child so I constantly dress in layers. Then I go to work.

All day long I wear my hoodie because I’m always cold even with a heater under my desk. It’s a miracle I have that 98.6 degree body temperature cause I never feel that warm. I go out to talk to my buddy grumps and I realize that I feel extra bulky on my left side. While I’m talking to him, I reach over and sort of do a pat down of myself and realize there is something extra under my shirt! If you could see the inside of a person’s head while they’re thinking, mine would have been hilarious.

I’m sitting here thinking, “huh… so I folded up something in this shirt and didn’t realize it was there before I put it on. I bet it’s underwear. It can only be underwear or maybe it’s a bra but it feels like underwear..” All while having a conversation with grumps outside of my head. Then I decide I should pull it out and see if I’m right. I start to reach under my shirt to pull it out. Remember, I’m wearing a tank top under the shirt. The first touch of the fabric and I knew it was underwear and it didn’t click in my mind until the last second that I probably shouldn’t display my underwear, especially since I didn’t know what color they were, to grumps even though I thought it was the most hilarious thing ever! I think he would have taken it in stride if I suddenly yanked out my undies but instead I tucked my elbow into my side, crossed my arms and continued the conversation til it ended. Then I went back to my office, pulled out the sneaky undies to stash in my purse and just laughed to myself.

So the moral of my story is, don’t be a lazy laundry doer like me. Shake out your clothes because static electricity can have you walking out of your house with underwear stuck to places they shouldn’t be. πŸ™‚


44 thoughts on “Under Your Wear

      1. I have gone to work with a sock stuck to the back of my shirt! I think you should have pulled your underwear out in front of grumps! I would have loved to have heard his response!πŸ˜‚ Static cling in winter……is there anything worse???

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            1. Bahahaha! Did you say something clever like “I hope it’s the one with the baby unicorn on the toes cause I just love those socks!” That’s what I would have said.

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  1. LOL!!!! I love this story, Nel. You made me laugh so hard. I have to admit that I can’t stand washing clothes either and I wait until the last minute. I can’t say that this has ever happened to me before though. Good thing they didn’t just fall out onto the flow. Lmao! πŸ˜€ Thanks for sharing this story. πŸ™‚ ❀

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    1. Hahaha im glad you enjoyed this. I almost didn’t share it but I thought it was so funny myself that I had to share the laughs! You are so right!!! If the shirt wasn’t so form fitting, I’d be in trouble and knowing me they’d fall out without my noticing and just be sitting on the ground somewhere waiting for someone like my boss to discover πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚.

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      1. Mine were in the pant leg, you would think I’d notice them nope not until I sat at my desk and they peeked out the bottom. NO way I could get to the restroom without them falling out. OMG. I made a quick rescue then tucked them down where underwear is supposed to be and dashed to my car to ‘get something I forgot.’ If anyone noticed nobody said a word. I don’t have an office and didn’t have a coat, pockets or purse handy. These are the types of gold nuggets in life that sneak into my stories.

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        1. “tucked down where underwear is supposed to be” bahahahahahaha! Oh man that is hilarious! I love that you incorporate them in your stories. Just makes them even more interesting than they already are!

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  2. Haha! I would love to see his face if you had pulled them out. Before you did it you could have told him that you are training to become a magician and you’re so good you can magically take off your underwear while remaining fully clothed. Haha!

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  3. Omg, I have another person in this blogging world who is briefed or debriefed or double briefed… The entire post was hilarious. I would have done the same, checked out the extra clothing later on in privacy… Hehe lovely post, my darling Nel

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        1. Hahaha! Yes me too! I definitely learned a great lesson this day. I’m even thinking of just washing all my underclothes separate from the rest!


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    Lesson learnt? Goodness, the title is what had me laughing but the story, I’m in stitches. Would have been awesome if you had yanked it out unknowingly, grumps reaction would have been king!

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