Chutzpah. This is a word that is used often by myself because sometimes I just can’t believe what people do. I mean really! I thought it would be fun to share our Chutzpah moments. The only rules are no names of stores, people, or events. You may also not use inappropriate language. Leave a comment listing your favorite Chutzpah moment! I mean laughter is the best medicine.
Or khutspe. Nerve, extreme arrogance, brazen presumption. In English, chutzpah often connotes courage or confidence, but among Yiddish speakers, it is not a compliment. For more Yiddish WordsChut
I have to admit I have a tendency to speak before thinking. I am sure this must happen to others. Lately, all the people who stare at your baby and say “he looks nothing like you” get on my nerves. I have to admit the baby looks like my husband. I have been known to deny his resemblance to my husband though! I instead remark “That’s funny he should look like the mailman, UPS guy, etc.” I just like to see the look on people’s faces. I know I have chutzpah…. What have you done lately just to get a rise out of someone?