Social Icons


Monday, January 27, 2014

He was a man

I have never realized that I become blind even with a pair of good eye sight. But the two ladies who could barely speak English have concluded with a powerful post-mortem to prove it today. 

Sometimes, when I am drenched with the rain of busy-ness, I always find myself not in a proper shape to suit the usual routine. The cruel hands of either carelessness or embarrassment tend to hold me back despite my stern diligence. 

Today's encounter is nothing dissimilar. 

I was taking a race against time in search of a restroom. Since it was my first time to tread in that new place, finding a place to relieve myself from a biological phenomenon was taxing. Neither was I able to locate a spot compatible to camouflage me and put a big full-stop to that biological catastrophe. 

But eventually by chance, I got into a small lavatory. Feeling relieved, I hastily logged on the buttons of my jeans to relieve the burdened muscular urinary bladder. 

However, no sooner my organic harvest was complete; I heard a feminine voice chattering in Thai. I heard them knocking the door and speaking some words which I couldn't concentrate at least for that moment. I remained mute because I have already started my first assignment. 

Then, I heard them roaring, "Hello". 
"Hello, Hello, ......... Hello, Hello..... continued for some more time. I was still silent, although their voice stole some share of my attention. 

They murmured again. And few moments later, I heard an interruption with a new voice. They talked in English. 

"The person might be a lady with a short haircut", said that new lady.
"No, he was a man", the other two replied. 
By then, I realized that I have entered into a wrong zone. I was blind to notice to which gender the restroom belonged. 

At once my mind was reluctant to come out. But, after gathering all the strings of my guts and confidence, I appeared as if I knew nothing about the incidence. 

I immediately looked on the wall and found a pictogram of a lady. I smiled to them but saw their face muscles trying hard to position the mouth before it erupted to a laughter. 

"Mr. Gentleman, this is ladies room. For gents, it's in the opposite" said one lady with a huge joviality. 

I remained embarrassed, said Thank You and fled the scene. 
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
" Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans" - John Lennon



3 comments:

  1. Haha. haha. haha.. Really had a good laugh. :D

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Sonam, that seems funny but I really got embarrassed lol.

      Delete
    2. Do participate in the liebster blog award; I nominated you. Visit my site for the participation.

      Delete

Labels

Feelings (83) Truth (69) Values (64) Experience (61) Education (51) Life (46) Human (31) Social (28) Teaching (27) Respect (20) Bhutan (19) Country (16) Love (16) Friends (12) Happiness (12) Thailand (12) Culture (11) Family (10) Fate (8) King (8) Interest (7) Leadership (7) Poetry (7) Politics (7) Religion (7) Democracy (6) Dream (6) Failure (6) National (6) Festivity (5) Excuses (4) Frustration (4) blogging (4) Facebook (3) music (2) Corruption (1) Driving (1) Examination (1) Money (1) Research (1)
 
 
Blogger Templates