And do you know what brought these two unlikely creatures into contact? We were both waiting for the special offer litre bottles of White & McKay to be replenished. The space on the shelf was empty, and I’d got one of the assistants to bring some more through from the warehouse. So you see, it isn’t only dogs that bring people together.
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Talking of empty spaces on shelves, today was the fifth week out of seven that I was unable to get my favourite bread. I enquired of one of the bakery assistants, and was told that they have plenty in every morning, but it’s nearly always gone by lunchtime.
Sainsbury’s is one of Britain’s leading supermarket chains, and this is the 21st century. If their organic, stoneground, wholemeal bread is so popular, wouldn’t you think they’d have a bigger delivery? If it happens again the complaint will have to be escalated to manager level, though I doubt it’ll do any good. It never does. This is, after all, the 21st century.