Daily English 1216 - Working in a Job You Love
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Lorna: It’s great to be alive, isn’t it?
Deangelo: What are you so happy about?
Lorna: I’m just happy to come to work.
Lorna: I’ve come to realize that this is more than a job. It’s a vocation. I’m doing valuable work that I’m well suited for.
Deangelo: Are you on something?
Lorna: I’m high on life and my newfound sense of purpose. I realize that I’m doing this job because I have a calling and this is what I’m meant to do.
Deangelo: I’m serious. Are you coming down with something?
Lorna: Of course not. Yesterday, it occurred to me the legacy I’ll be leaving behind after my life’s work is done.
Deangelo: Life’s work?
Lorna: Yes, I’ll be remembered in posterity as someone who made a difference.
Deangelo: You do remember what you do for a living, right?
Lorna: I provide salve to people who need it. I give succor to those in need.
Deangelo: You serve drinks in a bar.
Lorna: I provide a shoulder to cry on, a calm voice in a crazy world.
Deangelo: Talk about delusions of grandeur!
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