DQ: It’s pleats.
Me: No, this isn’t pleats…
DQ: I said it’s gathers, not pleats.
Me: No… you said pleats.
DQ: I think I know what I’m talking about. I’ve been studying fashion merchandising for two years now. I said gathers.
Me: Well, your unconscious mind said Pleats.
–the terms “pleats” and “gathers” are stitch techniques used in sewing garments. (for those who don’t wanna Google)
Obviously, she got quiet after that. I mean, it was supposed to be a playful, pseudo argument, but then she had to try to whip me up with her oh I think I know what I’m talking about because I study this shit. I am not an aficionado of arguments and debates, I like my peace. But when I get invited (or forced in this matter)into a debate/argument, you best believe that I won’t go down without a good fight. So, I just had to bring out my oh, I study Psychology card. And guess what? I’m pretty pleased with how the conversation ended.