Wednesday, November 28, 2007

Daniel, my fellow editor, hypothesizes that I always have so much work because I'm too much of a perfectionist.

"It's a one-hour job," he says. "Give it to Moonrat; she'll be able to do it in two hours."

7 comments:

Jill Myles said...

Don't you just love the backhanded compliment? ;)

Maprilynne said...

Hahaha! That's awesome. however, I think perfectionism is a great trate in an editor. So there!;)

Maprilynne said...

*snort* Trait, I meant. *blush*

Charles Gramlich said...

I get much the same response from my colleagues.

Cakespy said...

You should respond "Daniel, you look tired."

Shameless said...

Snap! :-) They hate me in the office because I pick up on everything!

Froog said...

OK, Daniel The Snarky Colleague is obviously going to be good for a post or two, but...... where's Robert the Publisher?? We haven't a 'gem of the day' this week, and I'm getting withdrawal symptoms!