I Always Over Tip

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    Hard Workers

    It's just one of those things you really can't understand unless you've done it yourself.  Working for other people, I mean.  Not in the sense that you have a boss, but that you work in the Service Industry.  It's another one of those things that once you've been a...
    Zomchef Zomchef
    2 Responses Oct 21, 2009

    The Waitress's Daughter

    My mom has worked long hours in small-town bars for as long as I can remember. When she would come home from work she'd talk about the co-workers and patrons who would give her hell all day. The worst was when customers would run her ragged, using her as a punching bag, then...
    SaintThursday SaintThursday
    Jan 1, 2010


        i sometimes over tip when it is great service . but if i don't like the service one dollar.  or no tip at all depending  on how bad .
    deleted deleted
    Oct 30, 2009

    Most Of The Time

    In my lifetime I have worked as a waitress, a hostess, and a housekeeper in a hotel.  I did whatever it took to keep me with a roof over my head and in school.  Therefore I know what it feels like to live predominately off tips.  I am a great dipper and generally...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    12 Responses Oct 13, 2009


    Never worked in the service industry. I just really feel awkward when I don't tip a lot, so I tip at least 25%. There was that one time that I tipped 100%, also, but the guy was cute.
    Jayk Jayk
    18-21, M
    May 16, 2010
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