Fortune Cookie tagged posts
I got a fortune cookie a month or so ago and I’ve had the fortune sitting on my desk since then.
It says, “Service is the rent we pay for the privilege of living on this planet.”
Now, is that a perfect fortune for me, or what?
I like service and I appreciate it. I also like that service has a sort of intimacy about it.
Serving well requires knowing the person you are serving, their likes and dislikes, what they do and do not like.
Serving haphazardly can be more annoying than anything else.
For instance, I don’t drink coffee.
I won’t eat food that has a mocha flavor to it.
I dislike it pretty intensely, to a point that even the smell of it, particularly if it’s strong, will make me a little ill.
So, I remember being at a formal Leather Dinner years back and one of my sl...Read More