Drink a toast to the New Year, and be safe and smart tonight! Happy New Year!
By the way, no matter how very politely you tell them you cannot understand them and ask for another operator, they will hang up on you. And I have had many who are completely incomprehensible. Oh yeah -they'll also hang up on you if you start speaking Japanese. I couldn't resist.
And this time? I closed the account.
“You walk like you were crossing a field to water the horses” Robin hissed at her, under her breath, “Slow down, give that cute little butt of yours a bit of swing.” Winking, Robin raised her voice to be heard a little better. “This is my little sister, Fala – isn’t she cute?” The wealthy merchant looked Fala over from head to toe and shrugged, giving Robin a squeeze with the arm draped over her shoulder. “I think I like you a lot better” he smirked.
“Oh, give her some time to ripen up” Robin teased, “She’s young yet, but she is learning. I’ll thank you for one of those flutes of the champaigne, Fala, and a couple of those little finger sandwiches. Are there any of those with the cheese? You know I love those!” Robin subtly moved her eyes to cue Fala which items to hand her from the heavy tray and for once, Fala managed it without losing the balance and chucking food all over the place.
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