One liner Wednesday: How Apt.

Which death is preferably to every other? ‘The unexpected’.

Julius Ceaser

This is part of LindaGHills  One liner Wednesday

8 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Paul
    May 13, 2015 @ 04:15:30

    Bwahaha! No truer words spoken Willow. I had an interview once for a manager position here in Ottawa. I knew and the company interviewing knew that the business here was likely going to be shut down. As the manager I may or may not have been asked to relocate, depending on options available when the termination occurred. Ha! During the job interview, the panel asked me how I would prefer to be terminated if or when it came time. I told them, to their surprise, that I did not want any warning- just show up one day, tell me I’m done, give me my severance cheque and escort me to the door. Then I can grieve the loss, and move onto focusing on another job right away. The anticipation pf dying is just a waste of time.

    Great post Willow.


    • willowdot21
      May 13, 2015 @ 14:18:30

      And did they do as you asked, did it help or was it still like having the sword of Damaclease over your head??


      • Paul
        May 13, 2015 @ 15:34:53

        Ha! They fixed that problem by not hiring me. I think – actually I know – they wanted a “yes” man for the position, some one who would do whatever they asked without question. I sort of knew that going in and could have lied and done the “Yes, sir, yes ma’am!” routine. But that is not who i am and not what would be best for the job. As the highest ranking representative of the company in town, I saw the job as needing someone who could think for themselves – which i can do well. In fact not long afterwards the man they selected as their president (who I actually happened to be acquainted with and admired) changed jobs to a competitor for the same reason (or so says the grapevine – you know at that level you never know what really happened). It is an international trucking company with about 10,000 employees BUT it is family owned and family run – and you how operations like that are – they share decision making very reluctantly. You probably know the family – the McCain’s, who own McCain French Fries and frozen foods, Maple Leaf Meat Foods, etc. And their in-house trucking company that does all their hauling plus general freight is Day & Ross – that is who was hiring a manager.

      • willowdot21
        May 13, 2015 @ 15:48:59

        I love reading your comments Paul they are always so interesting and humourus.:)

  2. Let's CUT the Crap!
    May 13, 2015 @ 11:22:11

    Indeed! Isn’t that why everyone hopes to die in their sleep? 😮


  3. simon7banks
    May 13, 2015 @ 14:15:31

    Well, Julius Ceaser was bound to die with a name like that, unlike that guy Caesar.


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