[Sca-cooks] food dislikes, cultural mores and being polite. was Re: Re: P B & J

Antonia Calvo ladyadele at paradise.net.nz
Wed Aug 26 14:57:52 PDT 2009

Anne-Marie Rousseau wrote:
> I guess I'm reading this whole thread and thinking what a sad state of affairs we live in taht someone cant 
> just say "no thank you" and have it taken at face value.
> why I say no? isnt actually anyones business but mine. it doesnt have to be a good reason, because its MY 
> reason.
> now, again, I'm the worst. I love a challenge, and if you say no thanks, I'll want to know why to see if I 
> can "fix it". but really? it should be ok for anyone to tell anyone "no thanks" and leave it at that. feel 
> free to remind me of this post when that happens :)

Yes, quite-- I don't actually *want* to be quizzed about why I don't 
want to eat something  How embarrassing

Antonia di Benedetto Calvo

Habeo metrum - musicamque,
hominem meam. Expectat alium quid?
-Georgeus Gershwinus

More information about the Sca-cooks mailing list