Re: I'm bummed...

Discussion in 'Food and nutrition' started by Rick & Cyndi, Aug 6, 2005.

  1. Rick & Cyndi

    Rick & Cyndi Guest

    "Siobhan Perricone" <[email protected]> wrote in message
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    > On Sat, 06 Aug 2005 16:48:52 GMT, "Rick & Cyndi" <[email protected]>
    > wrote:
    >>I was supposed to have several coworkers over for a brunch this a.m.
    >>Several said they would stop through and there were a few definites that
    >>were to be on time... well, 2 1/4 hours later - no calls and no shows.

    > I would be *so* furious. I mean, it's one thing to turn down an invite,
    > another to say "I'll be there" then not even CALL if you can't. What the
    > HELL is wrong with people?
    > Time for my favourite etiquette quote:
    > --
    > Siobhan Perricone
    > "A dinner invitation, once accepted, is a sacred obligation.
    > If you die before the dinner takes place, your executor
    > must attend." - Ward McAllister


    Thanks Siobhan! Those are words that I wished more lived by.