Not What You Expect

Lisbeth Essays

I had a lot of big words and thoughts planned for today. A meditation about civility and manners and public discourse. About how courtesy actually engenders good relations. About how taking the time to speak politely is almost always worth it.

F*** that.

[box]Here’s the Cliff Notes version: Be nice. Don’t act like an ass. [/box]

Now take that extra minute you would have spent reading and thinking about those words and bang out some air squats right now wherever you are. Like 40. And stoppers get a 10 burpee penalty. 3-2-1-Go.

(Photo courtesy of Nicole Bedard Photography.)


Lisbeth Essays


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