31 Day Writing Challenge ~ Day 7: Pet Peeves




Drivers who don’t use a turn signal.
People who read out loud what they’re typing in an email or letter (or reading fb).
Kids who tease dogs through a fence.
People who drink directly out of the milk/orange juice container.
People who blame anything but themselves for THEIR failure.
People who sit next to you on public transportation even when there are other seats available.
Noisy eaters.
When people take 20 napkins, use one, then throw them all away.
Going through the drive thru, then having to go back when they screw your order up.
People walking around in ridiculous ‘fashionable’ shoes that are clearly hurting their feet.
Using speaker phones in public areas at work.
Finding a shoe and not finding its mate next to it
People who are mean to animals.
When a person makes a sucking noise with a straw when the cup becomes almost empty.
People with bad table manners.
People that snoop.
People who read the paper while driving.
People that interrupt you when your telling a story and then they continue to tell you their story and then ask you in an uninterested tone to continue on with your story when they are finished talking.
Drivers who won’t turn right on red.
When you genuinely ask someone what’s wrong (when there obviously is something wrong) and they respond half-heartedly, “hmmm? oh nothing…”
People who ignore yield signs.
Double negatives.
Conspiracy theories.
Not washing hands after using the bathroom.
When your spouse/roommate uses the butter to put on their toast, and leaves crumbs in the container.
People who don’t perform their duties at work.
Guys who leave the toilet seat up.
Dirty keyboards.
People who zig zag in and out of lanes on the expressway.
People who ride their bikes in the road when a sidewalk is right there.
When somebody tosses something toward a garbage can, like they think they’re a basketball star, then leave it on the ground after they miss!
People who take forever to order food while I’m in line.
People who walk their dogs and let them poop indiscriminately (like on someone’s lawn), and does not pick it up.
Someone standing over my shoulder reading the computer screen.
Explanations that begin with the word “Again”.
People who don’t cover their mouth while sneezing or coughing.
People who habitually need favors.
When you bite into a jelly bean and it’s a different flavor than what you thought it was.
Having to go to a UPS / FEDEX office to pickup a package.
Uncomfortable chairs.
Jerks who take up 2 parking spaces.
People that CANNOT drive safely.


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