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my third graduation weekend begins…

Come Sunday I am going to be a husk of an FDA. Tomorrow I go in to open again. Tomorrow is the unofficial start of the weekend in the city where I work. Tomorrow is the unofficial start of alumni weekend for the college that’s about to make my life hell by graduating. We are…… Continue reading my third graduation weekend begins…

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the Scottish Broad

Yesterday a woman came to check in at my hotel traveling from Scottland, alone. There was a reason for that. She was well…. I’ll be me. She’ll be Scottish Broad. Me: Welcome to the (this place) Hotel, How can I help you today? Scottish Broad: SCOTTISH BROAD! Me: Yes, so you have a reservation. SB:…… Continue reading the Scottish Broad

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Your three day weekend is my work week

Day three of being sold out this weekend. I’m alone on desk and jamming out to the acoustic cover songs station on Spotify. The neat thing about this property is the lobby is in no way attached to the rooms. You have to go up stairs or up the elevator to another floor to even…… Continue reading Your three day weekend is my work week

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Sunday shifts can eat a bag of whatever is handy..

So I finally got my first angry guest and it’s all Priceline’s fault. This man came in just as I was finishing up with another customer, I’m completely alone at this point. Also the phone was ringing and the walkie talkie was going off all at the same time. I’ve learned I hate working on…… Continue reading Sunday shifts can eat a bag of whatever is handy..

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Murphys Law Mondays

This is my first week of training on mornings. I also had three days prior. ¬†AutoClerk at least to my knowledge doesn’t do the same mass check out function that Opera does. Also we don’t do the receipt under the door at the new place so I have to check people out as they come…… Continue reading Murphys Law Mondays