We are not in control
and why that is a good thing…
The car was selected, a cheque written, the insurance coverage arranged, and on the day of delivery a friend drove me to pick-it-up. The first thing I did was show her the car. The first thing she said was, “It’s not a hatchback.”
She knows me well. I once had a sedan, and after later getting a hatchback, I would never go back.
I said “What?!” It’s been so long since I had a car that I just forgot that preference, and with her comment it all came flooding back. The deal was off. Continue reading