Monthly Archives: February 2014

I Was Standing In The Lobby of a Motel In Tucumcari…

 

…asking the clerk some questions about the facilities and the amenities, policies, etc. Only a few moments after the clerk began his reply, a woman sitting at a table, who appeared to be a hotel guest, along with her biker friends, who overheard me talking to the clerk, jumps into the conversation and says to me, “There’s an ice machine in a hallway over there through that door, and they serve coffee and pastries in the morning but you have to get up really early or it’s all gone and…”.  After about a half minute of this, her biker dude says to her, “Honey, stop trying to help”.  Thankfully, some people know exactly when to tell other people when to stoptryingtohelp.