That Embarrassing Moment When…

I lease an office in Silicon Valley. After normal business hours, I discovered the men’s bathroom was running quite low on toilet paper.

The office manager was out of the country on an extended vacation but left a phone number for us to contact if we needed something. I got the phone number and quickly sent a text message:

Me: Hello, Gerardo–there’s no toilet paper in the men’s room in Building 26. Thanks for your help with this. Dave Gardner

Me (moments later): Never mind. A colleague showed me a backup supply.

Recipient: I’m glad you found the backup supply. You can’t ever have too much toilet paper. By the way, you have the wrong phone number.


Thought for the week:

“It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants. The question is: What are we busy about?” – Henry David Thoreau

What do you think? I welcome your comments! Dave Gardner

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