Lesson #8 – We All Start Out As A Potamus

21 Aug

We all start out as an awkward little Potamus. Well, those of us who are willing to admit it, anyway. What’s a Potamus? This guy:


And he’s hella funny because he’s just an awkward baby guy. He will bloom, though. Maybe one day we will see where his head ends and the rest of his body begins. Whatevs, that’s part of the process for all of us, isn’t it? In different ways. You know what I mean. Maybe not different for some of us, I suppose. All I know is that most of us start as something awkward which can later be seen as a little laughable. And I like that…it adds character. Feel free to share your example!

13 Responses to “Lesson #8 – We All Start Out As A Potamus”

  1. William Grit August 22, 2014 at 6:09 am #

    How cute! I just want to take that little guy to Disneyland


    • La La August 27, 2014 at 6:39 pm #

      Probably not allowed on the rides. Yet.


  2. Twindaddy August 22, 2014 at 10:47 am #

    I’m STILL awkward…


    • La La August 22, 2014 at 10:53 am #

      But you can tell your head from your body I hope?


      • Twindaddy August 22, 2014 at 10:54 am #

        Both of them.

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  3. battlewagon13 August 22, 2014 at 11:42 am #

    It’s like that when I look back at my past blogs. At first they seem to awkward and ungainly, unlike the finely oiled machine that they’ve now become 🙂

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  4. Carrie Rubin August 22, 2014 at 12:12 pm #

    Some of us never stopped being awkward. One of the many reasons I work out at home.


    • La La August 23, 2014 at 1:53 pm #

      You grew into it though!


  5. ddupre315 August 22, 2014 at 7:06 pm #

    My awkwardness grew up but not out.


    • La La August 22, 2014 at 8:16 pm #

      Which is great. 🙂


  6. ridicuryder August 23, 2014 at 1:11 pm #

    Awkward or are babies mostly brain…”I have not yet developed into a goofy elder type who does all kinds of shit for me, huh?”


  7. REDdog November 26, 2014 at 9:40 pm #

    Haaa, little guy looks like he’s just a head with a couple legs in front…it’s okay, he will become a white swan one day…wait, what?

    Liked by 1 person

    • La La November 26, 2014 at 10:07 pm #



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