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Reply #8: No, but I do regret POSING as mentally disabled person once. [View All]

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jandrok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-21-05 10:17 AM
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8. No, but I do regret POSING as mentally disabled person once.
I had driven over to the University of Houston admin building once with a friend of mine. I was riding shotgun. We couldn't find a free parking place to save our lives, so after driving around for a while, we pulled up next to a meter that still had a few minutes left on it. I waited in the car thinking that she would just be a few minutes. Well, the few minutes turned into a hour and then some. I didn't have any change for the meter, either. Sure enough, a campus police officer came over to either have me feed the meter, or move the car. Rather than lose the spot, I leaned over and mumbled "AAAAUUUUGHHHH", while making body contortions. After a minute or two of that, the officer gave up and moved on, thinking that I must have been mentally disabled or insane or something. Really threw her for a loop. My friend came out a few minutes later, and I told her the story.

I feel kinda bad about it now, but at the time, it was funny. I think I was 18 at the time.
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