What’s happened to common decency?

Of late, the heat has been quite ridiculous. With temperatures soaring, temperaments are also rising and causing a lot of eruptions. Normally a very calm person, I experienced one such eruption this weekend when a fruit vendor approached my car insisting that I ‘needed’ to buy his peaches.

I had been sitting in the car, in this November heat, waiting for a friend of mine. First a vendor with wiper blades came and advised that my wipers needed changing (no they don’t, I’ve just recently changed them!). With him was a fruit vendor, also with peaches, I refused and declined both of their sales pitches. But when the last vendor came to me and refused to move, I saw red! Continue reading