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Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Leader-of-men-type fanny

A correspondent writes:

I've just had the 'the time to tell me what Year End statistics you want collecting and how is March, not the end of April' conversation with a senior manager. He flummoxed me by exclaiming:

"I'm not a mind-reader. How was I to know you didn't know what I wanted you to do?"


Pat said...

I get a red alert when I read a sentence like that and my brain switches off.

WV: spent! How very true.

Kevin Musgrove said...

Pat: me too. I just had to dig my heels in and stand firm.