English 090: Basic Writing
I would choose Spartacus to have a meal with. We would enjoy talking about his beliefs, my beliefs, and how life has been for each other. I would ask him many questions as to why he did the things he did and if he would do anything differently in his life. I would like if he would ask me many questions about myself and my life as well.
Imagine sitting down with Spartacus, we are seated at a beautiful wooden table, drinking water and waiting for our dinner’s to be served. Spartacus seems to be very timid and out of place. I ask him what is wrong. Spartacus replies “I haven’t sat down to a meal like this since my wife was alive.” Dinner is served, two medium rare T-bone steaks with a baked potato and a salad. I ordered my salad with blue cheese dressing and no tomatoes. Spartacus ordered his with oil and vinegar. Spartacus has never heard of the other dressings that is why he ordered his salad with this dressing. Spartacus was inhaling his dinner like he has never eaten before. I asked him why you are eating like this. Spartacus replied “I don’t have the time to waste and have a lot of other things to do.”
I asked Spartacus why are you in a rush to eat. Spartacus you don’t need to be in a big hurry to eat and enjoy your meal. Times are different and you don’t have to be in a rush all the time. I enjoy my meals and my time with friends and family. I do not rush unless we have prior plans, are at work or on a schedule that we have pre-determined. Spartacus asked me why this is. I do not understand. I do this to keep life on a schedule so nothing gets overlapped and everyone has an ample amount of time with each other. Spartacus asked why life is so different from mine. I would have to hurry...