The look that spreads across your face when a person answers their video phone in their tighty whities..
The feeling you get when you pick up the remote control, deciding to learn how to use your video phone, accidentally connecting to a Sign Language Interpreter that could have been one of your colleagues… and you’re wearing the smallest towel you own..
The moment you remember you had chicken sausage cooking on the stove and now they look like little poops in a skillet..
Or the time you took your daughter to the diner when she was 2 and she dumped an entire bottle of syrup on her pancakes in the 2 seconds you turned to talk to your friend..
It’s the moment you get the news that you got the job you’ve been vying for..
And the second you find out your daughter shares the same shoe size as you..
The night the mammographer tells you that your mammo & breast ultrasound are normal and they don’t need to see you back for a year..
And the morning you wake up to the smell of coffee and breakfast that you didn’t make yourself after how many years??
Oh, the many ways shock comes into our lives, disguising itself as something new.