there’s always someone worse off…

loser swimming pool truck

I have had plenty of trouble with my own surname over the years, so I don’t have a lot to say about this.

But I guess it does make me think of the (mostly apocryphal) stories of brand names that don’t travel between languages and cultures.

I wonder if “Mr Perdedor” drives a Chevrolet Nova when he isn’t driving his truck. (They say they didn’t sell well in países hispanohablantes as no one wanted un coche que no va.)

Author: don't confuse the narrator

Exploring the boundary between writer and narrator through first person poetry, prose and opinion

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