^ this, I get that a lot where I work.
[Image Description: Background is several triangles in a circle like a pie alternating from true red, scarlet and black. A robin is sitting on his perch looking to the right.
Top Text: “I’m sorry sir, we no longer carry that item.”
Bottom Text: “WHAT YES YOU DO, I’VE BEEN COMING TO HERE SINCE BEFORE YOU WERE BORN!”]
I was being friendly too, WE’VE NEVER CARRIED THAT ITEM but of course you know more than me since you’re older. My last four years of knowledge in this store mean nothing compared to your great wit.
Hrrrgh I never got that mentality
It’s like they think saying “yes you do have it” will magically make it materialize somewhere in the store, or they think we’re hiding it behind the counter or in the back and not letting anyone buy it for some reason.