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Elderly Woman Behind the Counter in a Small Town

Baciagaluppo Wrote: Apr 27, 2012 2:47 PM
Try dealing with an autistic child, a husband with a very rare autoimmune disorder, medical and financial problems of your own -- and an elderly mother who throws temper tantrums because you aren’t spending enough time with her. Walk in my shoes before you judge.

One afternoon I stopped by the bank to make a few deposits. I was in a rush and needed to get in and out as soon as possible. I had places to go and things I had to do. I picked the worst possible time of day and the worst day of the week to do my banking. But I had been out of town and needed to catch up on errands before the weekend began.

There was only one teller working and the line was about fifteen people deep. After waiting patiently, I got close to the front of...

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