Tuesday, October 24, 2006

Lost in Caffeination

Barista: Can I get your name please?
Non-fluent Tourist: ...
Barista: Can I have your name? For the drink?
Non-fluent Tourist: Err...
Barista: What is your name?
Non-fluent Tourist: ...
Barista: What is your name as it appears on your birth certificate?
Non-fluent Tourist: ...
Barista: Can I get a non-fat latte for Miscellaneous?

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

The non-fluent tourist knew how to say "non-fat latte," but did not recognize "what is your name?"???!