I normally try and take part in this weekly music fest, but this week – with a house move and job change imminent, I just couldn’t summon up the inspiration. So the least I can do is reblog to share the joy of Song Lyric Sunday with my own little following!
I think I’ve mentioned before that my hubby is Persian, which of course means that we struggle sometimes with cultural differences. One thing in their culture that I don’t really understand is this weird thing where they say something to be nice, but they don’t really mean it. When my father-in-law was staying with us, he would tell me that he didn’t want any dinner. I would take him at his word and not fix him anything. Then, when my hubby would ask him, he would say he was starving.
It was frustrating and I tried to tell him that he just needs to tell me the truth because I will take him at his word. It never really worked out that way. I still took everything he said literally, but I let the hubby handle his dinner and things like that. Or, I would just make him something and…
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