Shannon Stacey

This question brought to you by summer

Why is it that in romance novels, the wisps of hair escaping the heroine’s ponytail are cute and sexy and make the hero want to reach out and tuck them behind her ear, but the wisps of hair escaping from my ponytail make me look like a half-drowned, wind-blown witch whose hairbrush fell off the back of the broom in her last move?

3 comments to “This question brought to you by summer”

  1. Danielle West
      · June 16th, 2011 at 2:29 pm · Link

    Those romancelandia ladies have cute little wispys and mine are frizz and pieces of hair that just won’t do what they are supposed to!! stupid humidity… Hubby helpfully suggested that I look for hair product that is supposed to help *side-eye-glare*

  2. Lynda the Guppy
      · June 16th, 2011 at 5:00 pm · Link

    I have no idea, but if you ever find the answer, please share. I also hate the women in TV shows who never EVER have those wisps of hair. Yes, I know that their hairdressers are standing 5 feet away just out of camera range, but it’s still annoying.


  3. Bev Stephans
      · June 17th, 2011 at 1:30 pm · Link

    How about when you look in the mirror and you have “Bed Head” and you’ve been out of bed for at least 8 hours?

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