Sometimes, the folks who use our weekly newspaper’s call-in service lose me along the way.
This lament, for instance. I understand what he or she is saying, but the thesis statement seems unconnected to the exposition, if I may be permitted to go all lit-jock on you, here.
Too Many Chiefs
by Anonymous Caller
Too many chiefs,
not enough Indians.
The Corydon JayC Store
has for ages
been my favorite grocery store.
Kroger started a new program last fall.
they have trained
scores and scores of people
and it’s been like a revolving door.
You seldom see
the same person
The familiar faces
Oh bring back my Jay C.
Sad, innit? But what does it have to do with “Too many chiefs, not enough Indians,” which means “Too many bosses, not enough workers”? Maybe I should call Live Wire and ask.
I’m posting at Fatal Foodies this week about a cheese quesadilla we had real quick-like.
A WRITING PROMPT BASED ON MY POST: Write about someone noticing the disappearance of familiar faces.