All posts tagged: Frank Llyod Wright

The Pittsburgh Saga, Part 2

On Sunday morning, Date #7 tells me to put on a pair of sneakers. “Sneakers?” I ask.  “Seriously?  I hate sneakers.”  It’s true: I don’t wear sneakers unless I absolutely have to, especially this time of year. “Well we’re going to be outdoors,” he replies. “Are we hiking?” “No.” “Then I can wear sandals.” “I guess.” “Can I wear a dress?” He shrugs and finally tells me I can. Pssssh.  Surprises are sweet and romantic and all but they don’t make for easy wardrobe selections and seeing as I’ve managed to cram four pairs of shoes into my weekend bag (sandals, sneakers, platforms and stilettos), I have quite a few options to pick from. I settle on my sandals and my blue and white wrap dress and we head down to the car. “I hate to be one of those people,” I begin, “but can we stop at a Starbucks on the way?” Date #7 doesn’t drink coffee and having scheduled my visit immediately following the celebration of my 26th birthday, it was only through …