Great Onely Activities: Language CDs February 5, 2009Posted by Onely in Great Onely Activities.
Tags: car sauna, driving alone, Egyptian Arabic, Pimsleur
“Ingleesi! Ingleesi!” I yell as I drive down Interstate 66. I’m answering the question the man in my CD player has asked me: “How do you say ‘English’ in Arabic?” He pauses, then says, “Ingleesi. Si. Gleesi. Ingleesi“.
“YES! I knew it!” I yell. “I AM A FREAKING POLYGLOT GENIUS!” I thump the steering wheel. (more…)
Car Sauna June 27, 2008Posted by Onely in Everyday Happenings, Uncategorized, We like. . ..
Tags: being single, car sauna, heat, single activities, single and happy
Being Onely means that I can indulge my habits that give me great pleasure but distress a large chunk of the population. I like to climb in the car on a summer’s afternoon and not turn on the airconditioner. I drive along with windows closed, breathing the glass-cooked air. The sweat droplets well up under the bottom rims of my sunglasses. (more…)