was still fighting for
her subs to be made, I was still standing in line browsing a magazine when a
girl, maybe mid 20s walks up, carrying a case of beer. “Excuse me,” she
said. “Are you in line?”
I look up. “Yes.” I now notice that her dress is a thin nearly
translucent material and that she isn't wearing much else. Somewhat cute.
“Excuse me,” she said. This time to the guy behind the counter. “Excuse
me?” He finally clues in that someone else is calling for his attention
and stares at her. “Where is the wine?” He just stands there in
This time Cute Girl interceeds. “Wine!” she said, louder so that he could
understand English better. He finally clues in, and points to a set of
coolers on the other side of the store.
It's by this time I realize this newcomer is rather tipsy, because I had
been standing in front of a rack of wine all this time.
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