Thursday, February 09, 2012
So they leave them on grocery store shelves for the inevitable garbage elves to take care of them. Or they simply drop them on the floor - as is apparently the case here - where they end up forlornly rolling around the aisle.
I know it may sound trivial of me, but this is the kind of selfish act that really makes me doubt the future of the human race. If some folks are so wrapped up in themselves that tossing their garbage wherever they wish doesn't prompt a second thought, where else in life are they making similarly self-centred judgment calls? It's such a me-focused way of being and, frankly, it saddens me.
After taking this shot, I managed to find a proper spot to dispose of this absently tossed cup. I never did find whoever did the tossing in the first place, but I'm pretty sure there are plenty more Tim Hortons coffee addicts out there who'll be doing exactly the same thing on my next trip to the grocery store.
Your turn: The first three words that come to mind when you see something like this are...?
One more thing: This photo supports this week's Thematic theme, groceries. Click here to join in the fun.