However, sometimes Mr Charm pushes me just too far. If I were not a law-abiding woman....
When he complained that the shrimp cocktail sauce had a phony taste, I merely smiled. Then there was the day he claimed the coffee was too weak and accused me of using two filters: "It tastes over-filtered," said the discerning one. I laughed out loud.
Last week I saw hot cross buns in the supermarket and brought some home. Said I: "I bought you some hot cross buns. I know you like them." He examined the package.
"I only like the little ones," said he. Then he caught sight of my face and added: "But thanks anyway."
Thursday, March 15, 2007