Saturday, December 20, 2008

Dani


I am acquainted (professionally) with a guy who has almost certainly read How to Win Friends and Influence People, or at least read a summary of it, like I have.

Here is the rule he has taken very much to heart: "Remember that a person's name is to that person the sweetest and most important sound in any language."

Each time I talk to him, it goes like this:

"Dani, hello. Dani, how are you? I got your email, Dani. Dani, I think I can help you with that."

It's kind of fun. Not sure if I'm influenced or just amused. Maybe influenced.

3 comments:

The Boob Nazi said...

I love when a guy uses my name a lot. I slightly fall in love with him.... So I'll say I'm influenced.

rychelle said...

I like that you always said my name when you ans.2wer2ed 321my 1ph23o21ne 3calls. 11111121
.045I 45try4 to1 d4o55 this,. Isa21a.01515651
i56s writing with. 03.Enjoy the cryptic message!
55555554

LJ said...

Irritated? Does it make you irritated too?