Things Library School Didn't Teach Me

Lessons from the classroom of real life.

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#192 Weed Wacker

Me (answering phone): Hello.

Lady: Is that you? When you gonna come over and pull them library weeds growing into my yard?

Me (sighing): Oh, it’s you Mrs. X! Each time you called me yesterday or came in, I passed your concerns to the groundskeeping department. They should have 6 messages now.

Lady: Don’t you have a book on wacking my weeds? After you read it, why don’t one of you shimmy down this hill and take care of it for me?

Me: -

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The 20 greatest books that are guaranteed to make you cry

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