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Friday, May 21, 2010
Today's sign that I'm getting old and cranky
Twice in the last two weeks, I've walked into a store and had a clerk (both young guys) shout out, as a greeting, "Hey buddy." Now, I didn't know these clerks nor am I a regular customer there. Instead, it's the new "may I help you". I just ignored their greeting on the grounds that we're not yet buddies. The greeting bothered me a bit, but I was probably more bothered that it bothered me. Getting old...