I’m back home after a week in San Francisco topped by a red-eye flight out of the place. But I wanted to get this down before I forgot about it.
The closet door at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis played a little trick on me every day I was there. See those door knobs? They don’t turn. You just pull on them to open the door. But they look like they turn.
So every time I opened the closet, my brain did this weird routine:
I need to get in the closet. Hey, why is my closet door locked? Oh, that’s right, you can’t turn these knobs.
There’s a moral in there about defying user expectations, but I am too tired to figure it out right know.
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