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An unsuccessful recipe from 1997 that combines potatoes and humiliation

In the greengrocer’s, Len, the owner, and his rake-thin son, Tubby, were serving other customers and so Vernon almost walked out when he feared he’d be cornered by the infuriating assistant with the shaky grip of arithmetic. 531 more words

Shopping

Jesus endured the cross, but I can't handle a text message...

I’ve heard and read about Jesus’ crucifixion dozens of times. I always wince at the thought of Jesus being beaten and whipped for something, a lot of things, he never did. 964 more words

There is no "I" in "ego" -- strangely enough

At the school where I work, the staff sometimes organizes games against the students. If anyone asks me why I don’t participate, I’ll explain, “I have a medical condition.” If they press me further, I’ll say, “I’m allergic to humiliation.” 752 more words

Humor

Me and my Bangchung: a painful episode of my life

I think it was 1998. The New Year’s Day had come and there was a lot of excitement in the air. As usual, my uncle and aunt had planned a family picnic to celebrate the occasion but that did not excite me and my late father because we had never got the opportunity to join them on any of such special events before. 594 more words

Personal Views

I Must Get This Off My 'Breast'

It seems that not a day goes by where I don’t read a story about how a woman has been humiliated by being asked to stop breastfeeding in public. 458 more words

Single Parent

Humiliating myself in a pretty cliche manner.

So, I’ve been looking at other ways to raise money and I came across the most cliche method of all. Bathing in baked beans/other canned goods. 86 more words

Adventure