Curves imply arcs, parts of the body that wave in and out—not rolls of excess fat and skin, sagging over the bones it’s meant to be covering.
I am rarely calm as I drive through San Francisco.
“How can you tell there is an American in the room?”
You can hear them from outside.
It’s gotten to the point where we apologize for being ourselves, and that we’re somehow convinced that our actions are shameful and impediments on the livelihood of others.
Empty politeness in a debate is just as bad as a hollow insult. Either way, your argument is hollow.
Despite our best efforts, there is no denying the fact that we cannot possibly remember to do everything.
4. Thank me if I saved you some money.
What if we started to take these interactions more seriously? If we put meaning behind the words ‘have a good day’ to total strangers?
If your dude is a man child, then he’ll have grand ambitions, ambitions he mentions, sporadically and vaguely, while smoking a joint. And ambitions he has never once acted on.
You are only allowed to argue the merits and importance of tipping culture if you have worked in the service industry to support yourself in the past 10 years.