Friday, December 19, 2008

The cardinal difficulty in collaboration between the sexes

Me: "Kitty, can you get me another thing of this?" [pointing to empty milk jug]

Kitty: "Sure." [leaves]

Dad: "A gallon of milk?"

Me: "Yeah."

Dad: "That's what you want in English."

Me: "She understood me."

1 comment:

Theocentrica said...

You know, it's odd, but I never do that... I'm always precisely specific with what I need or am doing. Must come from doing so much lab work, I suppose.