Jeff: How do you think the dinner with the clientwent last night?
Joan: I think that it was successful. I am expectinga call today from the Chief Executive to tell me thatwe won his business.
Jeff: Can I say something frank about the dinner?
Joan: Sure, Jeff. You know that I prefer direct talk.
Jeff: I was really surprised by the Chief Executive's table manners.
Joan: To be honest Jeff, so was I.
Jeff: It goes to show that just because someone is rich and successful, doesn't make themperfect.
Joan: I'd rather have good table manners than all the riches in the world!