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How do You Spell ‘Office’?

October 7, 2009

Not like this.

Not like this.

From our hotel in Mar del Plata, this age old mistake was repeated on each floor and carefully painted around time after time.

Strangely, the little room was not an office or anything approximating on office. It was a closet with a little gas burner and teapot with a sink and several water damaged cabinets.

4 Comments leave one →
  1. October 10, 2009 10:11 pm

    Gotta love the persistence with which some people pursue their errors.
    The Vespa store next to my apartment building was putting up some new custom signs. I popped in to say, “Hey, do you really sell Assessories?” “Oh, is that spelled wrong?” they asked.
    Eye roll.

  2. October 12, 2009 5:57 am

    Are you sure it’s not pronounced “oh-fee-chay”?

  3. October 20, 2009 4:50 am

    Maybe in an unknown dead language “oficce” means “closet”… ;-P

  4. November 9, 2009 11:05 pm

    Ha ha ha ha! I forgot to log in for ages and then saw these awesome comments. Thanks, guys!

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