Monday, July 25, 2005

Full Moon at Sassafras?

I was busy like one of Santa's elves making jewelry at my table when a nosy, middle-aged woman approached me and said, "These are made in China". It wasn't a question; it was clearly an uneducated observation.

Surprised by the insult, I replied, "No, I make all of this jewelry, as you can see I am making them right here".

The woman retorted, "No, these are made in China!

I had to laugh in disbelief that someone could be so ignorant, as I answered back with my muddled Spanish accent and shot back with, "Do I look Chinese?