I was raised to say yes/no ma'am and yes/no sir, it was engrained in me and was highly disrespectful if you forgot to say it. Now that I'm an adult I find I have to break this habit because nobody likes to hear that from an adult.
WTF @ confused upbringing!
Byron,GA> Charleston, SC> Jacksonville, FL> Guilford, CT> Rohnert Park, CA! A southern drawl in sunny Cali! .
The amount of time from slipping on the peel and landing on the pavement is exactly one bananosecond.
I do have a secret yen for pink in unexpected places.
I've decided that I'll never get down to my original weight, and I'm OK with that--After all, 8 pounds 2 oz. is just not realistic.