Today's date: September 16, 2014



News
Top Stories
Sports
Community News
Police/Courts
Editorial
Obituaries
Business
Announcements
Columnists
Ag Issues
Classroom
Legals
Racing
Weather
Search
Advertising
Classifieds
Columnists
Slices of Life By Jill Pertler

January 16, 2013

Wait for it… wait for it…
“Please take a number. Your call will be answered in the order it was received.”

It isn't as bad as a root canal or having the hot water run cold just as you are putting the conditioner into your hair, but it's no hot fudge sundae. Waiting. In line. On the phone. At the superstore. In school. Anywhere. No fun.

Unfortunately, the whole waiting experience is inevitable. It starts in preschool and is never-ending thereafter. Lines are a part of life - and not just the ones creeping in around our eyes and forehead.

I often find myself face to face with the gauntlet of the checkout line. Because I am a (self-dubbed) super shopper, I've devised certain strategies to decrease waiting time.

To read the rest of this article - pick up a copy of the Murray County News or you can read it on line - subscriptions to The Murray County News are available online. Click on the free demo and it will give you instructions on how to subscribe for the online edition.


Click Here to Contact Us
©Murray County News 2014