This is a new series.
Short accounts of things I have seen or have happened – things that surprise me or shock me or make me say – whaaaaat?
Some of these things happened ages ago – some I have already posted on Facebook – or scribbled somewhere and found them recently.
So this is from 2012
“Just watched a guy go down in one knee, slip a diamond ring on the girl’s finger, plant a kiss on her cheek and then say nonchalantly ‘ Happy Birthday’. Am I missing something or what? That gesture used to mean a proposal in the good ol days – when did it turn into a teenage surprise BUDDAY gift idea? “