The lesson learned while dining out was this: if you have a baby, beware of ajumas/ 아주마. The waitress dropped in the ramen noodles and then walked off with my baby. We were dumbfounded and had to demand him back. My husband taught me this essential phrase: eggy manjy jimah say yo (please don’t touch the baby)…you have to say this more often than you think in Korea.
Thursday, May 28, 2009
Please don't touch my Baby
Scouring the net I ran across this blog. It is called Gyopo Wife and she went to a Budae Chiggae Restaurant (military soup) and the ajumma working their just grabbed her child. Here is what she had to say: