Thursday, December 11, 2008

Gender Confusion

I placed my order at the counter.
"One grande non-fat, no whip, peppermint mocha twist please."

"What's your name?" the barista asked.

"Laurie," I replied.

A few minutes later I hear this:

"I have a non-fat peppermint mocha twist for...Larry."

Sigh.

4 comments:

Tesa said...

baristas have bad penmenship.

Steve and Cristie said...

LOL, So sorry...Don't worry too much...I have been called much worse!

gL said...

some 151 and a lighter and you could be FLAMIN' LARRY! BWHAH HAH HA!


sorry couldn't resist... love ya LJ.

seriously ;)

Mindy said...

I blame it on phonics- no one knows how to spell anymore because they don't teach phonics :)