liquor store

I went to the liquor store to buy some champaigne. When I got to the counter the lady greeted me and said something then I thought she asked “What do you need it for?” As she scanned it on the computer. I said “You know it’s been a rough year so far and I have lots of anxiety and this bubbly is always a nice stress reliever.” She looked at me with a blank stare and asked again which I heard correctly this time “What’s your birth year?” I felt my cheeks get hot and told her my birthday and left with my booze. I’m not sure why I let things like this bother me.

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