Alien in America

Still Working With 80

Still Working With 80

6 Aug 2015 Karina S. Henkel

I somehow got used to this: old people working in supermarkets or coffee shops, usually part-time, but working hard. There is this nice old lady working in my favorite coffee shop. I think she must be around 70 and you can tell that it’s hard for her to walk and stand. But she does her job anyway with a friendly smile. And there are all these old people working as greeters in Walmart or filling shelves or cleaning bathrooms. You see them everywhere, and when I first noticed this I was shocked.

retirement, work

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