Posted by Bob on December 07, 2002
In Reply to: This is the express line, isn't it? posted by R. Berg on December 06, 2002
: : "It's funny in view of the fact (in the U.S. at least) that many of us would benefit from a few days on short rations."
: : Yes, I have often wondered why there are no overweight people anywhere else in the world.
: : The worst part for me is that I am impulse cook, so I am often stuck in those lines behind the mothers with bottled water, milk, baby formula, Wonder bread etc, and me with four garlic stuffed olives, two slices of Prosciutto ham and Belgian endive.
: That shouldn't faze one so practiced in rubbing out what came before. Just delete those inconveniently placed people and go to the head of the line.
that's a line well expressed