Literal-Minded

Linguistic commentary from a guy who takes things too literally

Please Stand By

Posted by Neal on August 9, 2007

A humorous anecdote involving someone else’s literal thinking.

2 Responses to “Please Stand By”

  1. Bev said

    Hi,

    Thanks for the link to my post! I am happy to have found your blog. I’ve just finished reading your essay on “Friends in Low Places” and found it most enjoyable. I’m looking forward to reading more here.

    Here’s another post your readers might like:

    http://aspergersquare8.blogspot.com/2007/06/literal-thinking.html

  2. dgm said

    That reminds me of the PBS phrase “Viewers Like You,” which always prompted me to say, “But they don’t even know me!”

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