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Restaurant Wreck

A Feeding Time Fumble

By Stephanie HoogstadPublished 5 months ago β€’ 1 min read
Runner-Up in the Snafu Senryu Challenge
Restaurant Wreck
Photo by Petr Sevcovic on Unsplash

Ordered some dinner

Waiter said, "Enjoy your food--"

And I said, "You too."


About the Creator

Stephanie Hoogstad

With a BA in English and MSc in Creative Writing, writing is my life. I have edited and ghost written for years with some published stories and poems of my own.

Learn more about me: thewritersscrapbin.com

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  • Jennifer David3 months ago

    Omg me all the time every where LOL I've given up on finding the right responses LOL

  • Grz Colm3 months ago

    My friend does this, so very relatable!! πŸ˜† Excellent work & congrats on your runner up prize! πŸ˜ŠπŸŽ‰

  • So cute! Like: Hello, how are you?.. on repeat πŸ˜΅β€πŸ’«

  • Dana Crandell3 months ago

    Oh, this kind of snafu happens to me all the time. Great entry, Stephanie! Congratulations!

  • Babs Iverson3 months ago


  • E.K. Daniels3 months ago

    Have definitely done this. The restaurant equivalent of β€˜have a good flight’ from the person taking your ticket. Mortifying.

  • Matthew Fromm3 months ago

    back to say congrats! well deserved.

  • Kristen Balyeat3 months ago

    Been there! πŸ˜‚ congrats on your placement in the challenge!

  • Raymond G. Taylor3 months ago

    Ha ha congratulations on your win

  • Celia in Underland4 months ago

    😁 So done that! Made me chuckle!

  • Naveed 5 months ago

    Ha ha!,,,,,,πŸ€£πŸ˜…πŸ˜πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜†πŸ˜‹πŸ˜›πŸ˜œπŸ˜πŸ•πŸ”πŸŸπŸΏπŸ§‡

  • Hannah Moore5 months ago

    Ha ha! We are just being considerate!

  • Imagine if he immediately sits down at your table and starts eating your food 🀣🀣🀣🀣

  • Kendall Defoe 5 months ago

    Ha ha!πŸ˜„

  • πŸ˜πŸ’―β™₯οΈπŸ‘

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