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Allllllmost private

February 23, 2014

Journal

I was finally home when there was daylight! I can tell you about the window covering!20140223-172547.jpg

You have seen many, many examples of how I cover our windows here – some good, some bad – but by far, the best option out there is that pretend stained-glass stuff that they sell. (We are having trouble with old posts not showing photos, or I would show you examples.)

The curtain has been down in the downstairs guest bathroom for quite some time, and normally it isn’t a problem because no one ever showers in there. I do feel awkward peeing in there at night, though, because even though a car driving by can’t see my bottom, they know what I’m doing.

 

Nobody just backs up to a wall and sits down for fun.

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So I bought a window cling. I was excited to see that Home Depot has some new styles, so I picked one with multi-colored leaves, because it makes me happy.

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Trim trim trim.
Attach attach attach.
Smooth out bubbles. Smooth out bubbles. Smooth out bubbles.

Annnnnddd…. test!

D’oh! The clear parts are too clear! At night, people will still see a shadowy figure back up to a wall! And they will know.

They will know.

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Lauren Sommerer is a preschool teacher who likes to build prototypes, grow cats, cook things once, save money, reduce, reuse and recycle.

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6 Responses to “Allllllmost private”

  1. Deborah Said on:

    I’ve been in a bathroom with a skylight, and I know that pilots in planes overhead are looking at me.

    Reply

  2. Peggy Said on:

    I have a Halloween beard I could send you that you could wear whenever you need to use the bathroom.

    Reply

  3. Brad Said on:

    I like your choice, even if it does let people have some idea what you’re doing.

    Reply

  4. CousinRachel Said on:

    When I was in college a put a poster over my bathroom window. So at night if the light was on, instead of seeing me, everyone saw a hunky guy taking his shirt off. It makes me smile even today.

    Reply

  5. Kristi Said on:

    It reminds me of the Garden of Eden.

    Reply

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