Is it the Man's job to drive? Chauffering a lady seems like a gentlemanly act. I understand that a gentleman grants favors easily and freely. So it seems gentlemanly to drive when a lady would…Continue
"There are more women drivers, by quantity, than men ... but men drive more, longer, and farther than women. So, you'd expect more violations/ accidents on average. I doubt insurance has all that nuanced a view of…"
"I have never understood that. From my own experience I recall more females totaling their cars than males. Usually if you ask a guy how they got a particular dent, scratch or other blemish on their car they know when, where and how it happened.…"
"We joke about women drivers but its usually men that are worse hence we pay more for car insurance. In Europe this was recently challenged since it discriminates against men, The courts agreed and now women have to pay as much as men. Yay equality:)"
"I drive near 100% of the time when my wife and I are in the car together. Only real exception is when we're on a really long car trip and I've just had it. I handed over the driver's seat on the second day of a Disneyworld…"
"I guess I do the driving about 70% of the time. On a date I almost always drive and I open the door for my wife. My wife is not a good driver but insists she is only a bad driver when I ride with her. I claim she only notices it when I ride…"
"That is between you and your lady.
My wife pays the bill when we dine out. It comes out of the same account so it does not matter between us who deals with it. That being said I find it amusing how often I am give the check rather then…"
"expectation? I suppose that depends on the woman and your relationship. My wife likes to drive, as do I. I mind driving over long distances less than she, but she's happy to as well...
I tend to drive on the weekends, because I…"
"My rule of thumb has always been that if you are getting passed up for promotion or a pay raise, it is time to move on.
That being said, this is going to be a big change for you. I am somewhat familiar with the lifestyle of a kitchen…"
"I just posted something similar to your dilemma here, today! While I can certainly empathize with you, the restaurant field is not a dead end avenue, but it definitely is a lot of work for little pay. I am just 27 myself and I'm looking to…"
"Lack of discipline is what you are showing. The truly ambitious must be disciplined. To only study what you want then becomes its own form of laziness, as it it easier(lazy) to only do what you want."
""Oh and by the way im also a daydreamer"
It sounds like you make a lot of romantic, positive-sounding excuses for your failures.
You think too much. You're too ambitious. You're a philosopher. You're a daydreamer. You…"
Firstly, this would be my first posting to AoM and posting to any sort of forum in many years for that matter.I am currently on the outs (mentally) of my current job in a local restaurant here in California. I like the people that I work with, aside from the owner, but this is definitely not a reason that would cause me to want to stay. If I did that, it would be a great detriment for myself. I feel that there is not much room for me to progress where I I'm at. You will always hear that if you…See More
"I get your reasoning behind this, however this is sort of how it goes for me.
*start studying, read about how owls process sound, am interested*
*Will spend rest of day trying to figure out why they use owls, why they process sound that way,…"