Ask for What You Want

A woman is sitting, menu closed in front of her, in a nice restaurant. Angrily, she waves at a passing waiter. “Where’s my dinner?” she demands.

woman holds blank placard, maggie mcreynolds blogThe waiter is nonplussed. “You haven’t ordered yet,” he says.

Unfortunately, the customer is unmoved by mere logic. “You ought to know what I want!”

“But…how would I know that?” the waiter stammers.

“If you really valued me as a customer,” the woman insists, “you’d know what I want.”

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