Well, I was baking sweet potatoes and was on my second batch (all in preparation for Thanksgiving). I took the batch out of the oven and set it on top so they could cool and I turned the oven off.
I went thru the house making the bed and doing random stuff. In the background, I heard a beeping noise and thought, that's funny - I turned it off. So I went back in and turned off the oven. But I knew something was already wrong because of the smell.
So I hit the off button and it started beeping again showing two letters "ER" which I assume means "error" or "get the hell out before you have to go to the ER."
Call my husband and am like, how the hell do i turn this off? And he's like, I'm on my way home.
Well, I notice smoke start to seep from the oven and was like, oh MY GOD - so I opened the door to listen for the sound of gas......When I opened the oven door, it had gotten so hot on the inside that it was melting and IT FELL OFF.
I was like, OH SHIT at that point and grabbed the baby, called 911 and got out so fast that I put my pants on inside out AND backwards.
Now, have a good laugh because that's what I've been doing all day to cope with this.