Yesterday, I attended a meeting in which the first forty minutes were spent with the Chair doing all of the talking. The following, directly from my meeting notes, is what he said:
" talking about having a meeting, what happened at the last meeting , what will happen at the next meeting, how to have a meeting, when to have a meeting, what to do during a meeting, going through the items without doing the items, then going through the items and doing the items and who are we doing this for, do we know what we're doing and to whom are we doing it. Any comments?", he asked when he came up for air.
"Yes," I said. "The guy sitting to the right of me snores when he sleeps, and the guy to the left of me left. I think the guy across from me is dead, he died of boredom."
I believe I will resign from this committee.
I promise to do my best not to use the following words heretofore: