atomic_fungus (atomic_fungus) wrote,

#3607: I don't seem to have mentioned this.

Tuesday I wrote an e-mail to the HR person about the job schedule, and it turns out that the DC operates Monday through Friday...though she reiterated (again) that sometimes they run Saturdays, too.


...because it means that I can go to church on Sundays, and Bible study on Tuesday nights, and choir practice on Thursday nights, and I don't have to give up anything but late evenings. Since I'll have to get up at 5 AM to get to work by 6, it means going to bed around 8 or 9 PM at the latest.

And? Welcome to life in the real world, asshole, where everybody has to work and has to do things they don't necessarily want to do. I could probably get on disability, but when you're on disability you don't get to do the things that the non-disabled get to do. You pays your nickel and you takes your choice; if I want to be able to go and do the things I want to do, guess what? I gotta put my nose to the grindstone and work a job like regular people do.

...and couldn't be happier about it. Having a job will give my life some much-needed structure, as well as letting me pay bills without having to take money out of my inheritance.

Speaking of getting stuff done, then, I've got errands I must attend to.

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