You haven’t forgotten how to interpret, you’re just tired and hungry.
A client wanting you to take their side in a disagreement during an appointment is just a stranger standing by a van offering you candy.
Some of the most unintentionally dirty things to ever come out of my mouth were a result of literal translation.
Interpreters’ random knowledge is a mile wide and half and inch deep.
I’m not sure if it’s about Clients or colleagues… but there is a lesson here, somewhere.
I could not make the captions work. He leans into the Bear and whispers “but she’s so pretty…”
My hair worked. That is what I will choose to remember about today.
Ethics is not about right and wrong; that is morality.
Ethical decisions are figuring between more wrong and less wrong when those are the only two choices you’ve got.