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The Twelve-Year-Old Waiter

Or The Price Of Childhood

My first job was at my aunt’s newly opened restaurant when I was twelve. I worked for about four hours a day since the restaurant was only open for lunch. But that was torture for me! I’ll explain.

First of all, I was twelve! TWELVE! I was a child at the height of my childhood! I wanted to PLAY in the afternoon, not leave school and work! Unfortunately, my mother thought it was an excellent idea for me to start my professional life at that age, and there I went. Not so happy, I must point out.

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Juliano Righetto

Juliano Righetto

“We are nearsighted because we are brief.” Actor, Screenwriter, Author, Top Writer 2019 and 2020 on Quora in Portuguese with more than 26 million views.