La, la, la, la, la
It’s one of the most annoying sounds on earth. The person standing in front of you has their fingers in their ears, and they are singing, “la, la, la, la,” at the top of their voice.
It’s telling you to shut up.
That what you have to say doesn’t matter.
That they’ll only stop when they can say their piece.
It usually comes from a five-year-old, but it can also come from an adult. They aren’t doing the fingers-in-the-ear-thing or singing la-la-la, but the goal is to shut down the conversation.
Don’t we hate that?
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