It embarrassed me to be out in public with her. She was one of those women who approached people she was offended by and exclaimed, “Excuse me!” in that tone of voice that implied that the target of her remarks was a idiot. With just voice and words, she stopped people from taking her seat at the coffee shop, from cutting in front of her in line, and from standing in her way. Later, when she was gone, I missed . . .
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