A troubling watershed

· by Steve · Read in about 1 min · (104 Words)

I’ve just passed a concerning staging post in my life - I got a haircut today, and near the conclusion the hairdresser, gesturing vaguely  towards the side of my head, asked rather politely whether she could trim ‘these’. After she saw my quizzical look, she clarified - ‘these little ear hairs’. Yes folks, today I had my ear hair trimmed for the first time - it might have been only a few small ones but I get the feeling this is the first step on a longer journey of discovery of obscure hair cultivation sites. Ah, the wonders of the maturing human body. 😕