I was one of the lucky ones.
...or so I thought. You see, she had me completely off-guard. I thought it was Bieber or Bust. I didn’t know Niall, Zayn, Liam, Harry, and Louis were waiting in the wings. Who are they? That’s what I said when my daughter first mentioned these boys.
“Mom!” she shrieked, “They’re from One Direction!” Or 1D for those of us in the know – which sadly, I am now. Why is that? Well, they’ve pretty much taken over my house from the screen saver on our family computer to even my iTunes account. Not to mention my daughter’s bedroom:
Her room - - don't feel bad for the other three, they are on the other wall:
This is only a sampling of the One Direction invasion in my home. They've even taken over her texts. Every time she texts me - there is an auto signature to remind me she hearts One Direction.
See for yourself:
But since I promised my daughter, I wouldn’t *embarrass* her (sigh), let me show you who was on my bedroom walls when I was her age...
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I know all you forty-somethings out there are nodding – but hands off – he’s mine!
The future Mrs. Shaun Cassidy