Sunday, February 13, 2011

A night to remember and never to forget....

mood: chatty
craving: That awesome red velvet cheesecake.... <3

Salam Alykom to all my Muslim followers and readers. Hola to all my Non-Muslim followers and readers. I hope everyone had a awesome weekend.

Have you ever met that one person who you just click with right from the very first hello? Well, since being back to the States, this one special person was one of the first people I came to know, thanks to Mama Sara. :) Thanks, girly. Her name is Salwa, she's studying here in San Antonio and is from none other than Saudia Arabia. You know, she  just gets me. We have the same likes and dislikes and I can really relate to her.

"Salwa, you better have finished that other half of our cheesecake. My jeans were about to bust after our big meal."
Last night I met her at The Cheesecake Factory. After waiting for an hour for a table, we got to talk about things that made us laugh and made us think about our life. Her being gone on that long holiday back to her country had made us miss what we had ever since I met her. I, of course, didn't forget her laugh, smile and sense of humor. No. I just had to get that Salwa medicine I longed to have back in my life. I got it and it's going have to be re-charged at least once a week. With work and school it's hard to get those daily visits in with all us girls. But I love those weekly get togethers we have. It really makes me feel like I'm back in  United Arab Emirates, visiting my best friends, whom I long to sit and laugh with.

As I walked through the doors to meet with her, she spotted me and ran up to me with this huge bag in her hands. We greeted each other with salams and kisses. She smiled and said, "Look, Amani! This is for you." I opened it and thanked her with kisses and hugs. This perfume she got me is one of the BEST in the world. The smell is not really comparable to anything I've smelled. It's soft yet sensual and ever so dreamy. I couldn't thank her enough. She got me some OUD too and it's awesome.

Salwa- our night with each other was off the charts. I loved our talks and loved hearing you laugh and joke with me. Remember, once a week. It's nice having me time with my friends.

Well, all I can do now is sniff my wrists and dream of a nice holiday to a great unknown destination. . :)

final whisper: Your smile is contagious.


UmmKhaled said...

Ohhh MashaAllah that is great! So happy you have a nice friend and I wish I can smell the perfumeeee! And the dakhooooon! YUMMy..i wanna call u!

Miss Dreamer said...

Hey sis:)

Am so happy to hear that you found yourself such a nice friend! I am sure you will have lots of fun and memorable moments to come. Yaaay I love OUD!

Wait for my email soon! Sorry it is taking long to reach you! Been soooooo busy!

Love you

Haitham هيثم Al-Sheeshany الشيشاني said...

how great to find a friend, :) how great

Little Auntie said...

awwww, I'm so happy you have a Salwa in your life. how sweet of her to bring you that gift :) and man, that cheesecake looks to be sinfully delicious!!

Esell said...

I'm really happy you have such a wonderful friend mashaAllah :) may Allah keep the bond stronger ameen. Enjoy your gifts <3
Ps. always love to read your perfumes stories lol

Umm Qahtan said...

Just wishing i could eat some of that yummy looking cake with you & salwa..and thinking to myself what kinna smell that pretty bottle holds.

barakAllah feech Salwa ameen.
A good friend is like a perfume !

Because life is beautiful.


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