Cooling My Heels in the Auto Service Department

My how time flies! I first wrote this post in April, 2014, and then purchased a new vehicle in July, 2014. Probably could have saved my money (and time) on the oil change and inspection had I thought ahead just a little bit!

Cordelia's Mom, Still

BlueJaguarI’m writing this post while waiting for my car to be inspected, the oil changed, the tires rotated, and having it realigned (damn potholes!).   While waiting, I’m doing a bit of people watching.

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A gentleman who looks to be in his mid-30s to early 40s just walked in, using a cane.  Why is it that a man using a cane looks debonair, while a woman the same age would simply look decrepit leaning on a cane?

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I  can immediately spot those customers who have been here since the service department opened this morning.  They’re the ones with multiple empty coffee cups and struggling to appear that they are not, in fact, falling asleep.  How embarrassing would that be?  Just imagine it:

SERVICE ADVISOR:  CookieCakes, your car is done.

[no response from CookieCakes]

SERVICE ADVISOR:  CookieCakes, your car is done.

[no response from…

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2 Responses to Cooling My Heels in the Auto Service Department

  1. Elyse says:

    I think that if your name is “CookieCakes” falling asleep at the car dealer is small beans.

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