My writing was going...roughly, so I was kind of sitting there, thinking. And listening to the other people at nearby tables. This is what I heard, and it's an EXACT quote, as immediately after I heard it, I wrote it down on the back of my receipt as it was so funny.
Women have become unreasonable in their unwillingness to accept the term 'mankind'. [pause] They like to squawk a lot.
All this was said very matter-of-factly, by one older man to another.
I just about cracked up.
Current NaNo Word Count: 46,204
Current NaNo Attitude: I'm so close, both to 50k, and also the end of my novel is in sight. And I'm stuck. I need a kick in the pants.