Life can be pretty bloomin' awkward. Unless you're one of those cool as cucumber people that could ask a stranger in the street for a condom and walk away with a nod of your shades and a cheeky wink. If so, well, good for you.
I think most of us can agree though that social situations can be the worst. We've got all these unspoken rules on how to avoid awkwardness, but it always finds a way. Always.