Originally Posted by ChUcK
They might, I don't know what her personal habits are.
By choosing to go somewhere with prior knowledge that cigarettes will be smoked by peers, and then whining about it afterward, it becomes apparent that metacognition may not be Leslie's strong suit. Therefore, I stuck my nose in (probably unnecessarily) and offered a new view to consider.
Dan, separate cigarette smoke from littering. That is a whole different can of worms. You're right, though, butts on the ground make my blood boil- just no more so than any other piece of trash I see on the ground.
BTW, I definitely seperate cigarette smoking from littering. I also do not consider cigarrette smoking or cigarrette smokers repulsive. Those were not my words or my intended meaning.
Just trying to have an "intelligent" dialog around an obviously sensitive subject in order to possibly surface some compromises...especially since it appears this may be handled with broad strokes in the future.