Typical Characteristics of Mr. Know it All:
Me: I am reading this book…
KIA (Know it all): Even I have read it….
(No problem, many people can read the same book.)
Me: I am planning a trip to Singapore…
KIA: My brother took a trip last year. And….
Me: My son goes to Primus Public School.
KIA: I have heard of it. Isn’t it in … Road.
(No, it is not in …Road)
Me: I have got back to blogging…
KIA: Oh, I have been thinking about it….
Me: I am also thinking of re-joining teaching…
KIA: I was teaching last to last year….
Me: I have to get painting done in my house….
KIA: My cousin got her house painted recently….
I had it by now!
KIA: So you have a boy and a girl? Life must be busy.
(She is a mother of two boys)
Me: Ya, it’s like having 2 worlds in a house at the same time.
SILENCE… (Yayyy…I won!…or I thought)
KIA: Oh I know…my younger one is almost a girl….Just the other day…blah blah blahhhhh
You just cannot win…sometimes!