Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Ever worked at a supermarket?

I did. For about 10 years on and off. Along with the meagre Austudy allowance it helped keep me from starving at uni. But my word did I get sick of saying, how are you and not really meaning it! A friend at uni drew this great cartoon for me in the middle of one of our lectures. I remember laughing so hard I may well have peed myself. And in the end, I didn't blow up the manager... I just married him instead!

ps. sorry for the swearing!


2 comments:

  1. Classic! What an awesome friend.

    I worked in a grocery store in highschool and then later as a waiter, so I know how aaaaawful working with the general public can be! Nightmare!!

    Love that you married your manager. Very quirky.

    x

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  2. So, my friend told me this thing and I've always wanted to know, how did you feel when a customer looked at your name badge and called you by name? I used to do it a bit to try and acknowledge that the checkout-chick/dude was a person, but my friend reckons it's just creepy. Did you ever have anyone do it to you?

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