Men are simple. That’s an old statement, maybe you’ve heard it quite a couple of times, but it’s not far off the truth – and I have to know that, as I am a man by myself. We do not have twenty pairs of shoes piling up at home. Usually we just wear the ones we have as long as possible, usually until they fall apart as the worn out ones are the most comfortable ones. And once they are in a comfortable state, they’re usually pretty very worn out and ready to be replaced.
In my case, I guess this year I won’t be able to avoid to buy me a pair of new sneakers as the old ones are pretty broken by now – but I have to admit that we still have plenty of snow in Lech – disregarding my aversion against trying on things in stores for hours.
Remember – a man’s thought is lonely but simple. You can compare it to an eagle doing his circles above the shore. The only thoughts besides a task is “and who does it, if I don’t?”
Getting inside a store, grab the goods needed, pay and escape back to the checkpoint for being picked up and escape – or even better: open the browser, log into an online store and hit the X a few clicks later. That’s effective use of time which allows us to spend more time to be bad company at our girlfriends shopping tours, carrying the bags behind her…