Does Anyone Like You?

Sitting in shul davening Friday night, a friend leaned over to me and said, “I’m the only person in this room who likes you.”

I shot back: “You’ve been davening here for years and how many Shabbos meals invites have you had? One. So nobody likes you either, and you sponsor many programs. I sponsor nothing and I have a blog. So what’s your excuse?”

A few minutes later, I was able to locate somebody else in the room who was willing to testify, under duress, that he liked me too.

About Luke Ford

I've written five books (see My work has been covered in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and on 60 Minutes. I teach Alexander Technique in Beverly Hills (
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