A flying paradox


I have noticed two things while flying:

  • If I am typing or reading a newspaper, I will often see my neighbor gracelessly glancing at what I am doing. How irritating!
  • If my neighbor is typing or reading a newspaper, it is hard to avoid looking at what they are doing. Yet they do not seem to like it! How childish!
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