|The story of the slippy slippers...
||[Feb. 5th, 2006|08:23 pm]
Clumsy Ditzy People!
Well, I was walking around the house in a pair of strappy sandals and decided my feet were quite cold, so I decided I would find my slippers to put on. Well, Finally found my slippers. They were light and fabric with a design with sheep on... like this:
Well. Suffice to say, these slippers have very little grip on them. I was walking along the laminate floored hallway, and all was fine. It was when i got about halfway down the wooden staircase... looked similar to this:
Well... lets just say that those slippers and that staircase to not make a good combination. After about to 4th step coming down I felt my feet skidding away from myself. I saw one slipper fly through the air as my leg shot up, quickly followed by the other leg. I could feel the laws of gravity pulling me down and all i could think was - "I'm gonna fall all the way down the stairs!". Well, as I was in mid air, my arms went out rapidly. I started to impact on the stairs. One of the steps gouged me in the back and as that happened my elbow went out and crunched against the skirting board. It stopped my rapid decent, but not without minor injury...
I have to admit, I'm so thankful I got off so lightly. Could of been much worse... almost looked like: