...It was my birthday, one of the round numbers, one of the ones that mean something I forget which one. My sister Katherine and her husband and my sister Elizabeth took me out to dinner at Bentara for said birthday. My birthday is December 1, and it was quite warm for December. As we sat waiting for our appetizers and drinks at our table, I Made a call moment about the warm weather and thanked “global warming”. To which my sister Kathy immediately reply “! there’s no such thing as global warming that’s just propaganda!!! “.|
Utter silence. Everyone in the restaurant. Silence. Luckily our drinks arrived at that moment and broke the moment, thank God. I waited till the right moment and reply back to my sister,
“I’m sorry I didn’t mean to say “global warming”, I meant to say “climate change”....