Leave us consider people who do not leave when they are supposed to leave.
Here’s a recent cartoon by Signe Wilkinson from Philadelphia, where some lawyers have refused to leave off challenging the results of the fall election.
When people don’t leave, you can
- Clearly and decisively ask them to leave.
- Present a united front with others.
- If necessary, call the authorities.
Since people in Washington are doing none of the above, I wonder if they have taken leave of their senses.
Even in the middle of a pandemic, I leave the house to take photos, but I never leave my mask at home.
People leave behind life jackets, balloons, and all sorts of other leavings outside.
Years after leaving high school, my friend Lawry and I were having a conversation about people’s behavior. Lawry (who also has a WordPress blog) expressed frustration that people were acting like they had never left high school. I replied, “Life is always high school,” which left a big impression on him.
Great minds think alike, apparently, because here are some wise words from Barack Obama, who had no trouble leaving the White House graciously four long years ago.
Shall I leave you with last night’s delicious nutritious dish and today’s Daily Bitch Calendar?
Remember phone calls, decency, and knowing when to leave?
I know when and how to leave — with gratitude.