ME: Anyone remember a post I wrote a while back called Who’s Your Doppelgänger?
YOU: (already bored) Nope.
ME: (attempting to conceal my surprise) Oh, okay. Well, what about Will the Real ODNT Please Stand Up?
YOU: (not even looking up from the book you’re reading, just shaking your head)
ME: (stifling tears) Not that one either, huh? (thinking frantically) Ooh! Ooh! I know. Do you remember My Girlfriend’s Likeness Was Stolen by the Mattel Corporation?
YOU: (sipping your coffee nonchalantly, you’ve actually taken another call at this point and are laughing at me with the person on the other end of the phone)
ME: (hysterically) ARE YOU FREAKIN’ KIDDING ME? DO YOU EVEN READ ODNT? (pulling out hair) Why do I try? Why, oh why, do I …
MEL/According to Mags: (ahem) Michele, you seem to have gotten off track, honey. Here. (smoothing hair) Why don’t you sit down and have a sip of your milk while I do the talking, okay? (turning away from the crazy) Hey, guys. This week’s prompt is pretty simple. Who’s your doppelgänger? Your twin? Your carbon copy? We want to know. To get you started, I’ve written one here for Michele. And she wrote one for me over at According to Mags. We’re interchangeable like that. (leaves room singing a familiar tune to herself) “But they’re bloggers, identical bloggers all the way … “
Michele’s Doppelgänger by Mel
The make-up applied just so. The hair braided, beaded and bedazzled to a tee. A signature hat that screams to a culture club. Of course, she added her own flair and style, but still unmistakable. This girl will tumble for ya and is a total chameleon. She has done Boy George proud. Her doppelganger he will be.
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