[photo courtesy of http://boisdejasmin.com%5D
Canadians are masters at lining up for things; or, as my UK blogger friends might say, “queuing”. With the utmost respect to my fellow Chicagoans, I don’t think the idea of forming in a line is quite as popular here as it is in Canada or across the pond.
Case in point: I heard on good authority that a well-known coffee place would be giving away, ‘free tea’ at their Chicago locations on Friday between 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. As ‘luck’ would have it, I found myself in a building that had one of these stores on the main floor. Lo and behold, it was 1:03 p.m.
In I went, feeling rather sheepish to be going into this coffee hangout waiting to be given something for free. And so, my Canadianishness (new word?) appeared, as I immediately looked for the lineup. No line. Uh oh…
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