If we were having drinks…

…I would order a tequila sunrise

After a busy week, I thought I would update you on what happened since that time we had hot chocolate, except today I’m in the mood for a cocktail!

If we were having drinks, I might complain about how sweet mine is and explain that bartenders never seem to get this cocktail right. I like my tequila sunrise with just enough grenadine to notice it, and I feel ripped off when I can barely taste the alcohol. I mean, if I wanted orange juice with sugar, that’s what I’d ask for, right?

If we were having drinks, I would apologise for starting our conversation this way and ask about your life.
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If we were having hot chocolate…

…I would ask you to hand me the whipped cream

This post is based on a Writing101 prompt: update your readers over a cup of coffee and two SW30 questions.

If we were having hot chocolate or any beverage of your choice, I would like to know everything that has been going on with you. I would ask about your overall state, the people and pets you care most about, the activities that take up most of your time, your ongoing projects, and any acquaintances we might have in common.

If we were having hot chocolate, I would make it a point to make you update me on your life first, because there are many things I am excited about today and I wouldn’t want to hog the conversation.
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