Just like the winds that blow through Wyoming, the thoughts posted here are varied - some a strong tirade and others merely a whisper.
Wow... gargling... really?
I will try not to gargle there anymore!
I try not to use public fountains anyway... but gargling?! Really?
The combination of cultural differences and English translations make for some amusing signs. At least the message came across, which is more than I could say if I were trying to communicate in Japanese. My personal favorite sign in Japan was one on a train, advising riders to take only one seat. Stick figures illustrated that passengers were to ride with legs together, not wide-spread, in order to give everyone room. I wish I had taken a photo of it.
Well if you gargle you usually have to spit..so maybe that was the polite way of saying no spitting:)
I love comments! If you are going to ask a question make sure you have your profile set to allow me to respond back by email or email me directly - my address is in upper right hand column.