I Have Worked Ridiculously Long Hours

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    And Only Got Paid For 24 of Them....

    Once when i was working for a particular fast food outlet as a manager i ended up working 35 straight hours.... No im not exaggerating in the slightest. i was awake for 40 hours with the exception of a one 45 minute power nap in which i probably only stayed in stage one sleep...
    formerwhinger formerwhinger
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Sep 10, 2009

    I worked a 17.5hr shift once,

    which is quite a pathetic 'long' shift.. I did follow it up with 6hrs sleep and another 9hr shift, but still. It felt long to me. Problem is, I'm on minimum wage so any extra work I do is taxed at the full percentage. So I earn loads more for my basic hours than I do extra...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife
    31-35, M
    Mar 29, 2015
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