I’D never seen a Punjabi car, but I did today – just in the parking area of the Marriott San Francisco*, that testament to the wickedness of window cleaners.
The word Punjab – the state in India – comes from two words meaning five rivers – panch or pancha (Skt) being the number five and giving rise to our own word for a bunch of fives – punch.
Shouldn’t the owner of this vehicle do something about the wheel nuts that have gone missing on this super duper car? ♦
* I hear my reader ask why the Marriott San Francisco is a testament to the wickedness of window cleaners. Well, because it has a super viewing area on the top floor but the windows don’t seem to get cleaned that often. They’re grubby. I guess I wouldn’t want the job of climbing to the top with my chamois leather, but the Marriott Group should maybe have thought of that before they built the glass tower.
** See Also – Bangalore is a crazy drive.
Mike- This Is What WE Pay For:
By Mike Magee in San Francisco
Tuesday, September 22, 2009 12:59
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