Filling Up
June 2022 | Stories by Longtimers! | Emotional Sobriety

Filling Up

I was really steaming when I turned the car off and started to fill up my tank. Just then, I heard a lady on the other side of the pump ask me if I could help her.

I was sitting in an end-of-week staff meeting listening to a coworker making multiple excuses for some questionable actions he had been taking recently. And to make matters worse, he seemed to be getting away with it.


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