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Somebody please tell me what it's like to have to work the day before Thanksgiving

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  1. Satori Brah

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    Somebody brought in bagels and cream cheese this morning :owned:
     
  4. BrulesRules

    BrulesRules Can I kick it?!?! VIP

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    It's pretty sweet! There was barely any traffic this morning. The kitchen is filled with leftover food from yesterday's potluck. Only half the people are here today, and we get to leave early around 2pm :yes:
     
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    you think that's bad. what about getting the day off and going in anyway?
     
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    I'm in a parking lot at panera grabbing a coffee and some pumpkin spice bagels
     
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    Satori Brah Piece of Shit Gold

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    I will eat until around 6 pm today
     
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    fuck all ya'll...all I keep thinking about is serenading my turkey tonight for the deep fryer tomorrow while I drink beer and finger my asshole..but I am here til 7pm
     
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    Gotta Hustle to make that chedda son
     
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    I enjoyed the lack of traffic this morning that's for sure.

    What's even nicer is there will be even less traffic when I work on Thanksgiving, x-mas eve, x-mas, New Year's Eve/day, Good Friday, Easter. 4th of July........:facepalm:


    self :owned:
     
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    I get Thur, Fri, Sat, and Sun off. Yay

    First time in about a decade. I use to only get Thanksgiving day off.
     
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    Not only can I tell you what's it like the day before, I can also tell you about the day after.

    :c
     
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    I havent worked since july :owned:
     
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    I picked up Thursday and Friday!

    :owned:
     
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    Very small group rolled in today and it'll be about 2 more hours of letting folks know they should've handled their business earlier in the week. Simple pleasures, then wine, vomit, despair.
     
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    In my line of work, holidays mean nothing. In fact, eves and day of are great times to get some product...:grad:
     
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    My favorite day to work is today and Christmas eve.My cutomers bring me all kinds of cool shit.Beer,knives,flashlights,tools and food.We just finished up a big bbq brisket.Now its time for some beers!
     
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    That's life in the hospitality industry - if you're not here on Sunday, don't come in on Monday ....

    Doesn't bother me. Just a day.
     
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    I'm working today, tomorrow, & Friday because I'm devoted to my job
     

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