When I interviewed for a job six months after my 70th birthday I was asked my age.
With nothing to hide, I replied, “I’m halfway to my 71st birthday.”
The interviewer looked skeptical. “No offense,” he said, “but you look older than 35.”
Your assignment: write a short (about a page) observation of what you think about the above passage.
[Was there a misunderstanding? What was the cause? How could you prevent it?]
Due via electronic submission C.O.B. Monday September 17th.