Friday, March 8, 2013

conversations and recaps

By now, most of you are aware of who that guy is in the above picture's
That's Tom...He's from Liverpool England and we're in a LDR {Long distance relationship}
I keep getting questions like "who is he tell us more"
well i'm pretty sure i've already said all of this before...
BUT, for new's the background in 140 charcters..

Tom's from england,
was penpal now boyfriend,
he writes me letters,
he's coming to Texas in June for 3 weeks,
we skype weekly..i like him!

You can go here to find out more ;)

Now for some fun CONVERSATIONS with Tom!!

E: I had to get onto someone in the lab today...
T: What?? Like you physically got on them???
E: wait...what??? Let's start this over again..i had to tell someone off...
T: Oh.....that makes more sense!!
E: yeeeaaaaaa...


E: I like British more than Scottish
T: British is scottish
E: nooo the accent
T: British isn't an accent Emily...
E: ?????????????????????????????
T: English is an accent...
E: so you're british but your accent is english??
T: well...there's other accents inside of the english accent
E: you need to simplify your life!!!


T: I get paid soon, it will be a nice cheque
E: HA! you mean CHECK
T: Nope, I mean cheque Emily...
E: erm...why do you need a Q?????
T: I'm not sure, but it does make it look fancier than check...
E: Alright i'll give you that...But It looks like {Check-Kwa} That's how i'll pronounce it!!
T: What?? Why would you pronounce it check-kwa???
E: Because Tom that's what it looks like...
T: that's're crazy..


While texting Tom i wrote a sentence that made absolutely no sense
this conversation followed...
E: sorry i left you with a confusing sentence, i apologize!!
T: I've left you with confusing sentences too so i also apologiSe :)
E: No no there is a Z in apologiZe...we can discuss this on the Skype date
T:  So.... "explain to Emily how wrong apologiZe is" I can do that..
E: Oh that's pretty funny Tom ;)
T: It's true, ApologiZe is pretty laughable..
E: .................................
The end ;)

Have a fabulous weekend everyone!!
ps..If you got here through Explore.Dream.Discover I just want to say
thanks for visiting my little blog, hope you like it ;)



  1. Ahh the fun cultural differences. I'm still waiting to see if my husband starts spelling colour correctly. ;)

    Bonnie Rose | The Compass Rose

  2. I love reading your stories about Tom :) Can't wait till you meet in person.

  3. I just came over from Liz's blog and these conversations are too funny!! Love them! Also I am a definite new fan of your blog :)

    1. Ahh thanks Allie :) I'm so glad you're enjoying it!!! :)

  4. Haha, my boyfriend is English too! It's been 2.5 years and I'm still learning new words and phrases. I knew spanner meant wrench but I just learned it also can mean 'you're an idiot' too. I was confused about why people were calling the referrer a wrench.

  5. You two are adorable! Love your blog.

  6. pahaha i should really write down the German conversations I have