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45 Tweets That Are Way Too Real For Anyone Who Works Retail


Working retail tends to be the absolute worst. While most customers just want to get in and out with whatever they've paid for, there are those few customers every day that make you want to quit. And you have to deal with them for minimum wage. Things only seem to get worse during the holiday season when stressed-out customers vent their frustrations on employees who are not to blame for you decision to wait until the last minute to finish up your gift list — or you know, not shop online from the comfort of your own home to avoid the mad rush. Did we mention working retail is the worst?

But don't worry, there are plenty of people out there who know your pain — from customers think they are the first person to joke about an item without a price tag being free forcing you to put on your best fake smile to shoppers who insist on speaking to the manager because they are convinced you have a vendetta against them saving 10 percent to that one guest that just needs to get into the store two minutes before closing time and has no idea what they are looking for. Whatever the cause, your retail pain has been captured in a series of tweets that visually display the unspoken pain that is shared among all retail workers. Enjoy...