A Nigerian Lawyer has taken to her facebook page to narrate an encounter she had at a saloon as she sought for the services of a nail stylist.
According to her narration, the stylist was perplexed at the lawyer’s request to fix her nails because she (Lawyer) had only one hand.
Read her post below
WE STILL FIX NAILS BIKO…
Pls tell Nail stylist that we fix nails too.
Me entering into a hair dressing saloon
Stylist : Good Afternoon ma
Me: Good afternoon also
Stylist : what service can I render to you today
Me: I want to fix my nails
Stylist : MA??? ( Looking at my hands and still not understanding my request)
Me: Ma, don’t you fix ladies nails here.?
Stylist : yes, we do but….
Me: but what ma?? (In a calm tone) I said I want to fix my nails, something simple and short.
SILENCE as every one in the saloon turned stirring at ME.
Nail stylist started fixing my nails.
Me: Ma, please can i Know how much this will cost ?
Stlylist apprentice: it’s…. naira for both hands ma
Me:ok Ma, plz divide it by 2 ma
Stylist apprentice: it’s…naira ma.
Me:( smiling) so it means am paying for one hand then?
apprentice:( stirring at me) ok ma.
Sometimes People assume that you don’t deserve to do things same way as others in the society.
But always state what u want calmly..(They will get the message )