Things I’ve seen in Dublin that I’d never seen before:
- Advertising signs with a measure of humility, “Probably the best coffee in Dublin.” And subliminal truth in advertising, like placing the “cereal bars” right alongside the candy bars:
- Ketchup in tomato containers:
- They don’t offer you bags for small purchases here. I bought a juice box, an apple, and a yogurt this morning, and the guy just gave me change and turned away.
- Giant golf umbrellas are totally acceptable for use on city sidewalks, and indeed seem to be preferred:
- Ashtrays with chimneys:
-This miserly toilet paper dispenser, which distributes a single square at a time from the center of the roll: