If I were to list all the things I love about my wife, it would probably break the Internet. This post is about just one of them: her sense of humor, and the joy and whimsy she brings to our lives.
Anne loves to put googly eyes on things. About a year ago, she started this thing on Twitter called #VandalEyes, which is pretty much what it sounds like. You can see some of her favourites at her website, VandalEyes.net.
Until this week, I’ve managed to avoid being VandalEyes’d myself, but that all changed on Sunday when she looked at my awesome Captain Kirk shirt, and declared, “I have to put googly eyes on that!”
“Okay, but I’m going to be McKayla Maroney about the whole thing,” I said.
I don’t think she heard me over her excitement to make this happen:
After she took this, I remembered that I have an original series Star Trek phaser in my office, and, well, one thing lead to another:
I love that picture so much, I’m having a few prints of it made today to take to the Austin Comic Convention this weekend.
This is, in my humble opinion, further evidence to support my theory that being easily amused is what’s best in life.