Latest RL slipup (they are ongoing)

I yelled out to a workmate that I was “just helping misdirect a phone line to the front desk” (complete with a total mental visualization of me shooting my crossbow towards the desk), for another workmate who was going on annual leave.

Got blank looks all round for that resulting in a hasty cry of “I mean redirect, redirect”.

sigh

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Guild Officer, one of those elderly burnt out officer types. My current main is a Hunter (MS the under-dog talent tree Beast Master.) Together with my virtual cat I battle evil, kick butt and take names. I am interested in research and new technology RealLife side. These skills carry over into the hobby.
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5 Responses to Latest RL slipup (they are ongoing)

  1. Ryukyu says:

    LOL! Well I am not the only one at least! I asked my co-worker if there were any local BREWfests going on in the area. He gave me a blank look and and I quickly recovered with OCTOBERfest. I then proceded to say Brewfest about three more times. He asked me why I kept saying Brewfest. I told him that it made more sense to me since it was really about the brews not that it was October. He agreed. I am a dork.

  2. draiggoch says:

    That is really funny – as long you don’t call the boss a noob eh ;o)

  3. ihlos says:

    Funny you should mention misdirection, I hear that word all the time irl. It always trips me up.

  4. Lactic Acid says:

    It’s amusing when it all slips over into RL eh (loved the quick talking on ‘brewfest’ 🙂 ) – everyone must have been wondering why I wanted to deceive the phone… heee or thinking my inner dictionary was a bit out of whack.

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