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

Peter Granzeau pgranzeau at cox.net
Fri Sep 16 21:40:16 BST 2011


Alas!  My mechanical pencils ar all good enough to have caps on the back end (my pencil of choice is a Mont Blanc Meisterstuck).  I suppose I could buy one of those erasers they sell.  And my main problems seem to be dealing cards (playing Bridge), where this kind of solution just wouldn't work.

At 04:35 PM 9/15/2011, Pat Mathews wrote:

>Yes. The back end of a mechanical pencil, if it still has an eraser on it. Or else the little plastic fingertip-ting sold in office supply stores, if they still sell them. 
>
>Pat, who has leafed through many a stack of invoices that way.
>> Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:26:31 -0400
>> To: lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk
>> From: pgranzeau at cox.net
>> Subject: Re: [LMB] OT: The bodily fluids of a blonde barista
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>> 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?
>> 
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