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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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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

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The absolute most absurd guest I’ve ever had and a surprise cameo by my cousin.

I get to work yesterday and clock in around noon and start trying to make a dent in the chore list. Never happened. Like 80 people trying to check in early with another 4 or 5 late check outs and we were sold out the night before. Getting a clean room at noon is not…… Continue reading The absolute most absurd guest I’ve ever had and a surprise cameo by my cousin.

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this university and I are gonna fight

Day 7 of being sold out of everything starts tomorrow night, and I had like one suite for  tomorrow. I literally had a guy “talk it over” with his wife to get my last suite this weekend and that talk took so long that the suite sold online before he called me back. PEOPLE, when…… Continue reading this university and I are gonna fight