Have you been in conversations that go somewhat like the following one?
Me: Have you seen the ba…..
XYZ: Barbie dolls? Don’t worry, she’s kept them all away.
Me: No, no, I want to know where the ba…..
XYZ: Your bag? It must be by your bed.
Me: No, no, no. I meant ba…..
XYZ: Why do you need the basket? Are you going to the market?
Me: Will you please listen?!!! I am looking for the bottle of pain balm!
In 2018, I am going to burn to a crisp those who dare do this. I have been working hard on my withering look. 😉
©Shail Mohan 2018