Nov. 21, 2006

say what?

krista: ate, ano yung ibig sabihin ng, “get my bearings straight” na phrase?

me: um, figure of speech. it’s an allusion to…

krista: the bering strait?

me: the what?

krista: uy meron sa map nun, check mo…

me: (floored)

i was about to say, it’s an allusion to comparing the brain to a machine with bearings and little components, but her explanation was just so much better.