Well, I laughed. I laughed at the fatigue of the new parents. I laughed at them caught in the flow of one way IKEA traffic and I laughed at the notion that with more storage, life is somehow better. What do you think? Would your life be better with more storage? or with less storage? And what the hell is a “storage system”? I think storage and system are two different things aren’t they? Or do you always say “storage system” in the same breath? Tell me your innermost thoughts….
I enjoyed watching the Australian TV series, Love my way, over the weekend. There was a spectacular bit when a trip was taken to IKEA by a late thirties couple with new baby. Female character says “I have a 4 week old baby. I’m so tired.. I’m so bloody tired… I know people are dying in friggin’ Palestine or whatever but I need storage systems. Charlie, I know, that’s why we’re here. Everything will be OK if I have more storage systems! And a front loading washing machine and more bench space….