A Picture Worth A Thousand Words

A monumental event in my life took place last Tuesday.

Andrew McMahon

Most of you that have been around a while know about my obsession with all things Andrew and Jack's Mannequin and Something Corporate. These were the first songs I really truly fell in love with, and they've continued to change me in different ways as I've grown up. Last Tuesday, I made an impromptu 2.5-hour trip to Charlotte, NC. I was exhausted from driving and class all day, and until about two hours before, hadn't even been sure I was going to go. I missed the openers, but as soon as I walked into the theater, the energy and the sound of the songs I love made it so so obvious that there was nowhere else I'd rather have been. AND THEN I MET HIM, HOLY CRAPPPP. It was one of those real short 2-minute meetings, but after 9 years of listening to his music, 6 concerts, a set list, and an embarrassing amount of merchandise, it was perfect. It's strange to have a picture mean so much, because it was only moments. I shook the whole drive home, but I can honestly say, it's been a long time since I've been so happy about something.


  1. That's fantastic! Congrats on finally meeting your music idol - you had obviously been meant to make that trip!

  2. It is so great that you got to meet him and get the picture taken.


  3. Woohoo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! That is so awesome!

  4. oh my gosh, your dream came true, and you looked beautiful too! eeeek. :)

  5. so exciting!! meeting your celebrity crush is the best feeling ever-- lucky girl!!


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