…before my review is due. I have a mug o' Earl Grey, a marked up print out, and about 30 errors to fix. I should be done with 45 minutes to spare.
My boss was telling me all about the Philippines and the (as Freud said) Narcissism of Petty differences [glossary] between the upper classes and the non-. Spanish fluency seems to be one of the winnowing tools.
Strange that the tongue of the colonizor is the sign of sophistication or ‘old-itude’ – as opposed to the non-english tonuges of the UK.
OK, back to it