Monday, April 11, 2011
"I got him immunized at the health-care centre on Sunday", I told her.
"Thank you!", she said sincerely.
"What for? He's my child. Why should you thank me?"
"Because so few people do. And even when we go to their house, they ask us to come back later."
"You know, the problem is that we give these drops for free. If we charge for it, people will queue up for them."
She'd nailed it. Why can't people value things that are free?