At my office, I have a bookcase I use to display my treasures. My office is much more cheery and personal because of them. As I was looking at this bookcase the other day, I realized each and every one of these items has a story, which is why I put them on display.
One of my favorite stories involves...
"The Lego Movie" Characters, Panda and Abe
Have you guys seen "The Lego Movie"? If not, you should. It will crack you up. Toys R' Us has special packs you can buy with different Lego characters from the movie. The trick is, you can't see through the packs, so there's no way to really tell which character you are getting.
At work the next morning, Kim came into my office and said, "I have a surprise for you!" Turns out, she and her daughter ALSO went to Toys R' Us to find Abraham Lincoln and the panda guy!!! We were at the store about 30 minutes apart. The entire office had a good laugh about how nerdy we are. Whatever, guys! Every time I look at panda and Abe, I'm going to think about Kim and how much I enjoy working with her.
The best part of this story is how Kim and I made our accomplices at Toys R' Us keep looking through EVERY. SINGLE. PACK. Jared tried to stop and I said, "Jared!!! We gotta keep looking!!!" Kim said her daughter wanted to stop too, and she told her the same thing! Kim and I are on the same wave length.
What stories can be found on your shelf?
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