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My Birthday!

Today (November 9th) was officially my 19th birthday! (It is also Dorian Gray's birthday.) Jessica, Justean, and I took a trip up to the beautiful Blue Ridge, Georgia to go see Frankenweenie at the Swan Drive-In Theater. This was my first time going to a drive-in. They're very rare where I live, and Swan was highly recommended by my aunt. I thoroughly enjoyed every part of my little celebration. The movie and the whole drive in experience were wonderful, and even the car ride was far from dull. Aside from the fact that I nearly got us killed on the drive up, I enjoyed being vulgar, singing badly, and laughing maniacally with my friends in the car. 
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The famous Blue Ridge Mountains.

The beautiful Jessica

I don't really know what to say...Justean's enjoying her funnel cake?

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This is Cocoon Justean.
This movie was so cute!

It was pretty cold out tonight, at least to us, since we could see our breath. Taking the convertible probably was not the best idea, but I did get some chili cheese fries to warm my belly. Jessica and Justean also bought some yummy funnel cakes, which I sampled of course. I decided to opt out of getting the deep fried Oreo this time (yes, you read correctly. This is the Deep South, people). I felt like if I had any more sweets in my system, especially deep fried ones, then Wilford Brimley would sneak in through my window and give me The Beetus. Maybe next time.
These are deep-fried Oreos.
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 People say you never feel any older with each passing birthday. Well, I feel different this year. A lot has happened in this one year. I've learned to be bolder among many other things. I feel so much more mature than I did last year, and I also feel liberated. It's going to be a great year. I'm determined to make it so! 

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  1. Aw Happy Birthday! Sounds like you had a great day. :)

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  2. This is late as it is officially the 10th,but happy birthday!

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    1. Aw, Thanks! It's my fault for posting this last night at 1 am when it was technically the 10th.

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  3. Happy Belated Birthday from your #1 fan!

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  4. Happy belated birthday!!! :D It looks like you had a lot of fun ^^

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