Novembeard: Day 21.
It’s Friday, and not just any old run-of-the-mill, relaxed-dress-code, cut-out-early-from-the-office Friday. No, this Friday is ridiculously noteworthy because it’s the third Friday in November, and each Friday this November I am taking a progress picture… of my facial hair.
We like to get a little crazy around here at the holidays. Try to contain yourselves.
November, of course, is the month during which manly men don’t shave in order to avoid cancer. I may have my facts wrong on that, but I’m too lazy to Google it.
Anyway, as a manly man who definitely doesn’t want the cancer, I’m not shaving this month.
You may not be able to tell from the photos, but I have done absolutely no trimming, shaping, thinning or basically anything at all to improve my appearance… although a strong argument could be made that the beard itself is an improvement on my appearance since it helps to obscure my face. I’d prefer not to dwell on that point, so let’s move on, shall we?
Here’s your eagerly anticipated weekly photo of my unshorn mug:
Here are the photographs from Day 14 and Day 7: