The Melissa PlantThe Melissa PlantThe Melissa Plant by gmoe47
“This is the third time you have been late this week! I have warned you a number of times about being late and what the consequences would be. This morning you missed the entire breakfast service causing problems for the rest of the staff. I am afraid I have no choice but to let you go. I am sorry Melissa but there is nothing I can do.”
“I am really sorry Miss Baxter but my alarm clock did not go off again,” Melissa tried to explain to her boss who ran the university food service cafeteria.
“Well then, maybe you should have gotten another alarm clock. Maybe before you get your next job you should invest in a new clock. I’m sorry but my hands are tied.” With that Miss Baxter turned around and started to leave. “Please turn in your cafeteria uniform on your way out.”
Melissa knew this was it. She probably had at least two dozen jobs in the last few y