Yeah, that's awkward. . .


Yesterday we stopped by the towing company that we dispatch for to pick up our paycheck.

We are friends with everyone there.  They are like a small, close knit family.  It's kind of nice actually.

Anyway,  we see two drivers standing by a tow truck bullshitting, so we walk over.  For the sake of privacy we will call them Driver 1 and Driver 2.  {Original I know.}

They are talking cell phones and pictures and possibly about lesbian porn.

Whatever.

Driver 1?  Is really cool.  He is a close friend of ours.

Driver 2?  Is an OK guy but weird at times.

Randall has suspected that Driver 2 has had a crush on me for quite some time.

I have been trying to live in denial.

Driver1 pulls out his cell phone and shows us his new 4G Droid.  Shows off that it has talk to text and he doesn't have to touch the screen to text any more.

Great, wonderful.

Whatever.

Randall looks at Driver2 and asks him about his cell phone.  Driver2 states that it is just a normal cell phone.  That he has to text the normal way and that he can take pictures.

He fumbles around with his phone as Driver1 and us continue to chat about various things.

Finally Driver2 looks at Randall.  

"See?  This is the camera here.  Oh!  Let me take a picture of you, Stasha."

OK.  Like that isn't obvious.

He sticks his phone in my face and snaps a picture.

Awkward.

He then looks at Randall.  "I guess I should take a picture of you too, huh?"

And proceeds to snap a picture of Randall.  

Randall is all smart-assy, "Don't use my picture to jerk off to!"

Driver1 and Randall laugh at his comment.

I giggle.

Then we hear, "Oops!  I erased your picture on accident."

Uh huh.  I believe that like I believe the sky is yellow instead of blue.

It suddenly gets really awkward.

I look at the time.  

"Babe?  We need to get going so we can pick Kaylee up from school."

We turn to leave.

I want out of there ASAP.

We get in our car and drive off.

The radio is on but Randall and I are silent.

I am wrestling with the awkwardness of Driver2 taking my picture.

We get on the highway.

I am the first to say something.

"I can not believe Driver2 took my picture!"

He laughs.  "I told you he had a crush on you, didn't I???"

Sigh.

You did babe.

You totally did.

Now I'm left wondering what Driver2 is doing with that picture.

On second thought?  

Maybe I don't want to know after all.

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This was written and posted in June.  It totally fits with prompt #3, An awkward moment, so I am linking up with Mama Kat's Writer's Workshop.  

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