Big is so important to us that we can’t even bring ourselves to use the word ‘small’
I WAS OUT and about one morning this week when I felt a need for caffeine. Not a lot of caffeine, just enough to say hello to the day.
“Hi, what can I get for you today?!” asked the cheery voice on the speaker.
“I’d like a small regular coffee, with cream,” I said.
“Definitely! Would you like cream in your coffee?!”
Mel Rothenburger is a former daily newspaper editor and a former mayor of Kamloops. Contact him at email@example.com