Poor guy. I’d never share the story, if it wasn’t a piece of the over all whole. In this case, the names have been changed to protect the already not-so-innocent.
I didn’t write the original email, btw. A friend wrote it based on my rant and emailed it ‘on my behalf’…
I’m not sure what went wrong exactly. 😉
On 4 July 2011 22:26, Angela M. Baxley wrote:
well so here’s the thing. i put in jimmy to address this email and hilariously i am reminded that you’re michael, not jimmy, which is actually the basis of what i’m emailing about.
we got along great online, through email, and meeting… but there have been a few things that haven’t quite settled yet in my mind.
first, let me begin by stating that authenticity is extremely important to me.
as you know, i have a very hard time remembering names, usually only doing so when i see it written and form an association of face with name. therein lies my first difficulty… you unwittingly created for me a very strong association to jimmy p. long. but that’s not you. i have to shake my head and double back to get it right. <alert! error in processing> Continue reading
This is the poster, that thanks to eBay, made me start stop sleeping—I had to be awake for the bidding to end at 07:08:09 am July 6th, 2011.
[Backdated entry; poster arrived after I was released from the mental institution.]