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In Praise of Garbage Men

By Joyce Coomer

I want to thank the city garbage men for being so understanding and polite. I am cleaning out thirty-five years of accumulated items from the shop building and they have been making two pickups a week instead of their normal one pickup. They are always cheerful and polite, and don't seem to mind that some days I have six or eight garbage cans full -- sometimes heavily.

Thank you to the garbage men. You deserve a 100% raise in pay.

This story was posted on 2022-03-25 11:26:48
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