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Short anthropological field trip

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Arch, 20 May 2008.

  1. Arch

    Arch Married to Night Train

    York, UK
    Just been on a short foray into a foreign culture. As always, it's an eye opener. The exotic leopard skin pattern clothing and thick facial paint. The half understood overheard conversations about alien social rituals. The array of unfamiliar tools and potions, whose use may only be guessed at. The mutual curiosity, but also incomprehension, about each other's life styles and priorities...

    Yup, I've been for my pre-holiday visit to the hairdressers for a cut.

    It's like another world. Where do you people go occasionally and feel you're in an alien culture?
  2. asterix

    asterix Comrade Member

    Limoges or York
    Many parts of south-east England.
  3. Aint Skeered

    Aint Skeered New Member

    Come on then Arch let have a picture of your new look
    Did you go for blonde highlights.
  4. Maz

    Maz Guru

    The pub. Deffo.
  5. Arch

    Arch Married to Night Train

    York, UK
    No, I have natural grey highlights....xx(

    Nah, it's the same as before, only shorter. And 'thinned out', she used these wierd scissors to do that, sort of like pinking shears or something...
  6. Mort

    Mort Interstellar Overalls

    Bluewater shopping centre. Definitely.
  7. alecstilleyedye

    alecstilleyedye nothing in moderation Staff Member

    macclesfield town fc's lounge bar. feels a bit like being in another woman's house while hubby is out…
  8. fossyant

    fossyant Ride It Like You Stole It!

    South Manchester
    Has to be listening to the conversations of my sisters - one married, one single - both professionals - money, work, nights out, hair, nails, more nights out..... (late 20's early 30's).......

    My wife feels completely lost when she goes round - a night out...ohhh get one of them on birthdays if we are lucky, and of course having two kids means our lives are on a different planet...
  9. rich p

    rich p ridiculous old lush

  10. LLB

    LLB Guest

  11. Arch

    Arch Married to Night Train

    York, UK
    No Linf, those are just shears. Pinking shears are different.

  12. LLB

    LLB Guest

    My mum trained as a dressmaker for Winsmoor, she had a pair of those in the sewing box at home when I was a kid.