Coffee Spills

What I hear and see and think about at the coffee shops I patronize.
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Friday, August 18, 2006

Dads do it

Yesterday morning at the coffee shop here in Lakeside I saw a very tall 40-something dad with his even taller teen-ager, maybe 15 or 16. Only the dad wore an earring. I remember back in the early 80s if your son wore an earring, he was clearly a rebellious kook and the parents feared he was gay. Now it's just dad being a hasbeen or having a mid-life crisis.

1 Comments:

  • At 18 August, 2006 13:20, Blogger SpeakEasy said…

    LOL.

    That's me and my son (althugh he is only 20 months old, and me 35. We were in a coffee shop too.

    Hmmmm.

    I saw this blog about coffee and thoght 2 things;

    1) What a GREAT idea!!!
    2) I need a coffee... NOW.

    Keep up the great work. :)

     

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