A friend came up with the idea of reading an excerpt of our works. I, being of sound mind and body, declined. Then, when threatened with the idea I would be considered an arrogant snob if I didn’t, I plowed on ahead with the project. I should say, I prevailed upon Boy Child, as I had neither the patience nor that much desire to learn this process.
Yes, I do realize some people are very manipulative and I, apparently, am easily manipulated.