[LMB] OT: The bodily fluids of a blonde barista

Stacey Hill stacey at xtra.co.nz
Thu Sep 15 23:11:44 BST 2011


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From: Peter Granzeau <pgranzeau at cox.net>
To: Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold. <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
Sent: Friday, 16 September 2011 8:26 AM
Subject: Re: [LMB] OT: The bodily fluids of a blonde barista

At 09:44 AM 9/15/2011, Hendon, Alison wrote:
>Pet peeves here:
>1.  The grocery clerk who blows into the plastic bag to open it up; or
>licks fingers to separate same.
>2.  My co-worker who licks her finger to turn pages.

My fingers are usually too slick to be able to turn pages.  Anyone know a way to increase finger friction?

They sell the little rubber thimble thingys for that reason - work a treat :)

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Stacey



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