Sunday, March 17, 2013

Quote for the Day

Checkout guy goes, "you're really pushing the envelope with that basket."

"Sorry?" says I.*

He points at the little red grocery tote heaped with groceries, says it again.

"Oh. Yeah. Right."

I'd been napping previous to my grocery store foray and was a little slow on the draw.

But the phrase I liked; stuck with me.

Pushing the envelope with the basket.

*Okay, asked, technically. But the rhythm of the language and all that...

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