65
FML - The follow-up

Today, I performed in a rendition of Jesus Christ Superstar at my school. When it came time for my big solo, a whopping two lines, I forgot the words, making for an awkward eight seconds of silence. FML

OysterPearls Say more :
Hi, OP here! We had two flawless performances before this one, and several rehearsals before that. So no, I was not unprepared in the least. I think the problem came from the lack of sleep I had before this specific performance, because; with my luck, I happened to catch a cold the night before. Thanks for the positive comments, I feel like posting this has helped me overcome the embarrassment by giving me the opportunity to laugh at my own plight! :)
By OysterPearls / Tuesday 25 February 2014 03:04 / United States - Carson
Add a comment
You must be logged in to be able to post comments!
Create my account Sign in
Top comments
By  OysterPearls  |  33

Hi, OP here! We had two flawless performances before this one, and several rehearsals before that. So no, I was not unprepared in the least. I think the problem came from the lack of sleep I had before this specific performance, because; with my luck, I happened to catch a cold the night before. Thanks for the positive comments, I feel like posting this has helped me overcome the embarrassment by giving me the opportunity to laugh at my own plight! :)

Comments
Reply
  JessicaFLovve  |  9

Too many negative votes, comment buried. Show the comment

Reply
  ErinRosado  |  14

Too many negative votes, comment buried. Show the comment

By  jjmiller1001  |  17

Reply
  OysterPearls  |  33

Hi, OP here! We had two flawless performances before this one, and several rehearsals before that. So no, I was not unprepared in the least. I think the problem came from the lack of sleep I had before this specific performance, because; with my luck, I happened to catch a cold the night before. Thanks for the positive comments, I feel like posting this has helped me overcome the embarrassment by giving me the opportunity to laugh at my own plight! :)

Reply
  jazzy_123  |  20

It's ok OP. In high school we did 12 Angry Men (for us it was 12 angry jurors since there were both men and women). We had an intermission and when it was over we had to go back to the positions we were in but I had a brain fat and couldn't remember where to go so I just stood there awkwardly until everyone else got In position and I remembered where we left off. The audience just looked at me very confused haha. Same as you, I laugh at it when I remember.

By  fmlallthetyme  |  23

Too many negative votes, comment buried. Show the comment

By  Kalipczo  |  21

Reply
  dawnimus  |  21

I'm guessing by the "wtf" that you've never heard of it, but it's a quite well known musical. It's also been around a long time - my primary school performed it about 20 years ago (and now I feel old).

Reply
  masterof1  |  7

Too many negative votes, comment buried. Show the comment

By  tomwantssnow  |  14

Too many negative votes, comment buried. Show the comment

Reply
  warsun  |  27

Too many negative votes, comment buried. Show the comment

Loading data…