On a recent flight home, I broke the golden rule of being a good seatmate:
I interrupted the reading-immersed woman sitting next to me.
Noticing she had not come up for air since firing up her ereader, I asked if she always preferred reading digital books.
I mentioned still loving to curl up with my ink-doodled piles of books vs holding my hard metal iPad.
Her comment will forever crack me up:
*If I were reading a business book like you, I’d have no problem holding that book in my lap for all the world to see…*
She continued, *I’m reading the 3rd book in the 50 Shades of Grey series… I’m traveling with my team and believe me I don’t need anyone to know what book I’m devouring… it’s my secret guilty pleasure.*
The look in her eyes told me she sure hoped I didn’t know anyone on her team!
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Photo: Ahhhh what better to signify Guilty Pleasure than one of my favorite cuddle-up blankets. This living room blanket is always nearby when I immerse in hours of reading.