DAY 306: Prompting curious outbursts in other people

4 Jul

I WAS having what seemed like a reasonably normal (for them anyway) phone conversation with someone, and somehow I moved them to say: “I’m sharpening my Gerber knife right now as I’m talking to you.”

Keeper? Not sure.

2 Responses to “DAY 306: Prompting curious outbursts in other people”

  1. emmo July 6, 2011 at 9:20 am #

    That’s the flyboy one.

  2. esther July 6, 2011 at 5:03 pm #

    my friend had a particular phrase for those moments in conversation when you had stopped listening, then suddenly realise the silence indicates that you should be saying something. The phrase was: My nanna had one. But the wheels fell off.

    it seems to work in most situations


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