What Normal Are You Taking Us Back To?
“How are you doing?”
The question used to be a normal one, but I couldn’t help but inwardly wince when she asked me. Have we not moved past the ‘how are you doing?’/’good, busy!’ question and answer we’ve been using our entire adult lives. No-one is doing consistently great, but the niceties are still a necessary precursor in most circles before taking a sharp turn down a conversation highway.