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Musings of a Non-essential Federal Employee

I feel I owe an apology to furloughed federal employees for being an insensitive jerk with my last post, in which I bragged about my job. President Trump says the unpaid workers “will adjust, they always adjust.” In Trumpville, I … Continue reading

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Tried to Skip Christmas, Didn’t Happen

Yes, I’ve turned into one of those cranky old ladies who can’t be bothered with holidays. Heck, my kids are all grown and on their own, and they’ll be spending the holidays with their significant others and families, so why would … Continue reading

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Lingering

There’s a mistake in the paperwork!  The closing is tomorrow! The clients are here NOW and are bitching to The Boss about my incompetence!  It’s a whole chain of simultaneous sales/purchases, and every one of them is going downhill!  Bank delays! … Continue reading

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If It Ain’t One Thing, It’s Another

It’s always so much fun at the office! FIRST, it was failed air conditioning (during the hottest week of the summer), which drove the interior temperature high enough that the boss decided to send everyone home.  That happened twice. THEN, … Continue reading

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