Monday, May 4, 2015

Bike Hair

I remember what a pain it was to deal with bike hair as an Elder, I can't begin to imagine how horrible it must be for the Sisters.

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  1. One Sunday, one Elder turned up with a buzz-cut, virtually skin-head style. Everyone was a bit surprised until he explained that he'd been cutting it but the clippers had slipped, giving him a mowed stripe across the side of his head, so he'd trimmed the rest to match!

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    1. No problematic bike hair for that Elder.

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  2. Haha! Thank you for the laugh and memories. While on my mission (back before they updated the sisters' clothing guidelines from frumpy) I ended up growing my hair out, bangs and all. I would slick it back into a ponytail to fit under a bike helmet. Seeing pictures from my mission makes me wonder what some people thought about Mormons when they saw me in my frumpy old lady clothes and slicked helmet hair.

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    1. I feel for Sisters and the choices they have when it comes to mission attire. Especially back in your (and my) era when those choices were rather drab.

      The only choice I had to make was the color of the tie I'd wear. I loved it.

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