Quick question: Can anyone explain to me why people seem to have no problem stopping their car in the middle of the street to talk to someone, to drop someone off, or to pick someone up? It’s as if they are the only people in the world, and it is irrelevant that there are cars behind them.
Even if there is room to pass, such as on a two-way street, that usually requires one to go on to the other side of the road to get by. Why can’t people pull over like a mentch? Not a day goes by that I don’t get stuck behind one of these winners who seems to think that he or she is the only person in the world as they park right in the middle of the road.
Sometimes there are people hitching for a ride, so the driver will stop in middle of the road, roll down his window, and ask where the person is going. If you want to be benevolent and offer a ride, pull over a speak to the person. Don’t do it on everyone else’s cheshbon.
Sick and Tired
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