Should we meet the parents?
A big, bushy one. She calls it her speech filter.
If someone can't get past the idea of a woman with a mustache, she'll talk about normal things. If they take the mustache in stride, she'll talk about transhumanism.
At first, the mustache sounded kind of stupid. It's actually quite smart. Now I feel kind of stupid.
No worries. My mom produces that reaction a lot.