This exchange with an electrician took an unintended twist and it’s very funny and all too relatable

It’s always a cause of mild anxiety when someone comes to your house to fix something or install something.

Aside from offering them a tea or coffee – that’s a given – we’re never quite sure how much to bother them, whether you’re doing too much/too little small talk. Basically making yourself look like an idiot.

And if there’s one exchange which perfectly captures our fear of what can go wrong, it’s surely this. It’s a tweet that went wildly viral after it was posted by @cestnepa5 because, well, look.

Just in case that’s tricky to read in full, here it is again.


Naturally everyone wanted to know what happened next.

And just in case, like a lot of people, you were wondering …

Source Twitter @cestnepa5