An Open Letter to my First Job

Today I walked through your doors for  the last time.

Today I turned my back on the place that became my second home in the last four years.

Tomorrow I won’t go back and see my co-workers and regular customers and faces that have become comforting and familiar over the years.

Next week I won’t go back for my regular weekend shifts and follow the same pattern I have done for the last four years.

As much as I fear the unknown and can’t fathom my future job or employment opportunities, today was the day to say goodbye for the last time, and turn toward new opportunities.

That being said, there’s a few things I want to say about my first job.

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