Posted by: Jordann | January 21, 2009

You Know You’ve Lived in the Arabian Gulf When…

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August 2008

When I returned to the United States after spending two months in Salalah, Oman, I went shopping with my best friend, Meaghan.  I knew I had been in the Gulf for too long when I looked at a shirt that was my size, and exclaimed with a combination of surprise and disgust, “This is my size?  This looks like a child’s shirt!”

I guess after spending a summer in an abaya, my thoughts on modesty had been slightly skewed…

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  1. while in Oman did you try the velvet Salalah style dresses as well

  2. Yes! They were beautiful. I have pictures of those as well, I’ll try to post them sometime soon!


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