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No Nose Blowing at the Table

Will and I went to lunch on Monday and we were greeted by not one, but two people blowing their noses at the table.  Totally disgusting!!  Not just a light little blow or whipping of the nose, but a full fledge HONK!!  Thank goodness I didn't have food in my mouth, I might have spit it out or choked on it.  Do people not have manners and just think its polite to sit right at the table and blow their noses?!  The odd thing is, its mostly older people that I run into with this God forsaken habit.  

Then, another gag inducing behavior occurred today in a waiting room.  There was an older (yet again) man that had quite the cough.  I had sympathy for that, I know how it is to cough in public (because you just can't help it) and people look at you funny.  But he topped it off by then hocking a loogy and spitting it into his cup he brought with them.  OMG - it was all I could do not to lose it!  Not to mention this man was talking louder then anyone else in the room and we all heard his conversation - which annoyed me as well.  Granted I am understanding, its obvious he's sick, but my goodness we all don't want to hear him hack up a lung! 

So please people, excuse yourself and go to the bathroom to blow your nose.  No one wants to hear it!!!

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