Ross is one of my buddies at work. We are both working for an IB on the street. Because he has an office next to mine, naturally he often stops by to chat with me.
Ross has MBA degree from
Below were our dialogs before lunch on July 5th.
Ross: “Knock, Knock let’s have a quick bite”. Ross knocked on my office door.
Me: “It is early for that, isn’t it ?” ( glancing my watch it was only 12:15 PM). “Maybe let me finish this email then, we can go”.
Ross: “Hurry up, I am hungry”.
Me: “what is wrong? You look tired”.
Ross: “Don’t’ even start it” (he hesitated and sighed) “We had a big fight last night, Michelle (Ross’s GF) threw me out”.
Me: “Not again!” I couldn't help to laugh, “But, on what ground ?”
Ross: “She said I am a pig, only care about sex”.
Me: “Admit, Ross. maybe you are".
Ross: “Ya, right. I heard that before”.
Me: “You can stay my place for few days if you want”. I tried to soften his pain.
Ross: “Thanks a lot, Pal. Tim (Ross’s elder brother) went on vacation and he asked me to take care of Jungle ( Tim’s dog) so I can stay at his apartment in
Me: “What's next?”
Ross: “ I don’t know”.
Me: “Try some your old tricks”. (meaning: sending roses with chocolate).
Ross: “It probably won’t work this time”. Sighed again.
Me: “You are quite creative on this sort stuff, think of something”.
Ross: “Ya, ya, I am thinking”.
Me: “Ok, you won, let’s go”. I stood up.
Ross: “Women, you can’t live with them and you can't live without them”.
Note: for known reason please allow me for not giving away Ross’s real name