Have you ever had a moment when you wished your high heels would part the sidewalk beneath your feet just long enough to envelop you? A moment when time seemed to draw out like the never ending strands of your favorite silk blouse, and all you could hear was a wave of laughter slowly washing over you? It's perhaps at times like this you wished, hoped, dared to believe that crossdressing would forever remain in your past.
I've been quite fortunate in my crossdressing career (my transgendered life?) to have had few moments of outright crossdressing embarrassment. Most people I meet in public are either friendlier than usual, or don't notice me as they walk by in their own world. A few people share a look of dawning surprise on their face - one which is usually soothed by my friendly smile. At least I think it's my smile - perhaps they figure I'm a crazy woman and don't want to attract too much of my attention
My Most Poignant Crossdressing Embarrassment
There is, however, one moment which sticks out in my mind and still makes me blush. Though I find I blush more so at my reaction than the situation itself. One evening many years ago I decided - quite boldly - to apply a coat of nail polish before venturing out as a guy. Having once attended boy scouts, I knew to always 'Be Prepared' and "wisely" wore a baggy jacket with plenty of hand-hiding room. Perfect for concealing my painted nails, should someone choose to notice them.
I spent a nervous fifteen minutes browsing Circuit City, where I'm sure I spent a good three minutes with my hands courageously not shoved deep into my pockets. After mustering all the nerve left within me I took my purchase to the cashier. Just as I was paying a man behind me exclaimed to his friend in a rich Southern accent, "Hey, there's one of them crossdressers".
I was busted, and couldn't very well finish paying with my hands in my pockets. I smiled nervously at the cashier, and felt my vision narrow as I tried fervently to hide in plain sight from the two men next in line. Time seemed to stand in awkward stillness as I rushed to finish paying and get out of the store. The cashier seemed to be embarrassed as well, as if somehow my crossdressing embarrassment were contagious.
Eventually I made it out the store and into my car. Apart from a few moments of furious blushing, nothing bad happened at all. I sometimes wish I could go back in time to that moment and do it differently. I imagine myself turning to the gentlemen, and with a warm smile extending my hand and saying, "Pleased to meet you."
The Last Crossdressing Poll
Wow! Almost 3000 lovely ladies answered the last crossdressing poll. Under-dressing was the overwhelming favorite for expressing your feminine side while dressed 'en homme'. From panties to stockings, a cami or bra hidden underneath an otherwise normal exterior you ladies enjoy your well concealed feminine graces.