Max (hawkida) wrote,
Max
hawkida

  • Mood:

Silence!

As a mark of respect, tomorrow I have been invited to join in two minutes' silence in remembrance of the Queen Mother. And this "invitation" is kind of compulsory, seeing as it's come from the owners of the building we work in.

The best bit, though, is the way they're going to mark the beginning and end of the two minutes. They're going to sound the fire alarm. The most irritating, high pitched, deafening, wailing siren you can imagine. I bet they can't stop it once they start it. They always have trouble handling it when they do the weekly tests and we all sit around wincing with our hands over our ears.

Maybe they're being ironic. I hope so.
Tags: observations, silly
Subscribe

  • My tweets

    Mon, 08:59: Wanna work with me? Now you can! https://t.co/kpjxLqHJhu

  • My tweets

    Fri, 19:59: RT @ chao_xian: If you’ve read the blog post and I’ve managed to convey how great a job it is, we have vacancies and especially…

  • My tweets

    Thu, 11:08: RT @ tobiogunsina: Open Question - How is accessibility managed in your organisation, do have any form of #accessibility team, and…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 4 comments