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A Case of Mistaken Identity

It's amazing what you can learn from someone's email.  In fact, I am a little envious of another Terri Brown that I can only assume has a similar email to mine, terri_brown@hotmail.com.  I have been receiving emails meant for her for years now.  From these misdirected emails, I know that she regularly visits the dentist, drives a Mini Cooper, and is a medical coder by profession. She also lives in sunny Van Nuys, California, which in my mind kind of makes her a little cooler than me, since I can only reason that tan, skinny, beautiful, Mini Cooper-driving women with beautiful teeth live in Van Nuys, CA. 

So now what if someone decided what kind of person I was based on my emails?  Or my facebook posts?  Or my tweets?  Would they decide I was a person that loves God and really does try to follow Him, regardless of my weaknesses and shortcomings?  Or would the shallow, selfish part of me that I try to fight come out and show its ugliness? 

I heard a song this morning that has i…