A Breakdown of Emotions

Because I am CLEARLY not ready to move on from the subject, today I will provide you with a detailed rundown of my emotional state at various points throughout the experience of meeting Gary Oldman. The further I get from it the more surreal and amazing it becomes to me, and I am just now starting to process things.

Another thing you should know about me besides my all-encompassing love of Gary Oldman is that I have an all-encompassing love of gifs. So I figured what better way to explain everything than with gifs of the man himself to narrate? Let’s begin.

After I found the set Tuesday morning, everyone at work was like, “Erin, you need to calm down,” and I was all:

I’d had the whole scenario rehearsed for years in anticipation. How I imagined I would greet him:

And what actually happened:

Because let’s be honest:

When I was standing outside of his trailer and he walked out of the building:

I expected him to be totally unenthused:

But instead he was awesome, because after all:

When I got home from meeting him I was too excited to do anything other than:

And then all day yesterday I would remember that I’d actually met Gary Oldman:

Everyone expected that my rabid enthusiasm would result in wooing my way into his trailer, and I’d be all seductive like:

Unfortunately:

But the story is still awesome. Who did I tell?

And when people get tired of hearing about it:

18 thoughts on “A Breakdown of Emotions

    1. Ha! Yeah, my friend Audrey having a laugh. Though when I checked my email at 6:30 this morning my heart did an involuntary leap out of my throat…until I checked the email address, haha.

  1. Adorable post! I’m never going to tire of hearing about things that make you so happy cause I’m your Moo!

  2. That settles it, you’re brilliant! I love this retelling and that you found all the perfect gifs. Your happiness is infectious.

    1. I would know the answer to that if I happened to breathe ONCE during the entire encounter. I’m going to wager “yes” because it fits with my fantasy of him, haha. xo

  3. Hahahaha, so freaking awesome. I love how excited you still are and I know you still will be every time you remember that you actually met him. I badly need an experience like this for myself

    1. Oh I highly recommend it for everyone ;) It’s out of this world. Just don’t pick Gary Oldman, I’ve got dibs on him. xo

  4. Haha! Love these!!

    Where else on the blogosphere would I get serendipitous encounters woven into intricate tales of extreme hilarity AND a selection of gifs to boot, I ask you?

    “Because I am CLEARLY not ready to move on from the subject ……… ”
    Tee-hee! Neither am I – keep ’em coming, duckie! :D x

    1. “Where else on the blogosphere would I get serendipitous encounters woven into intricate tales of extreme hilarity AND a selection of gifs to boot, I ask you?”

      That should TOTALLY be my tagline! Thank you, sweet thing! xo

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