By cookieman
Today, in a coffee shop, I purchased two doughnuts and cup of coffee, a regular order which I've bought many times before. Today the cost was $1 less and when I inquired why, I was told, "I gave you the senior's discount." Their policy is a senior discount for anyone over 55. I turned 50 last week. FML
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  MEMENTO.  |  1

<p>Lol when I used to McDonalds I'd give the coffee discount to anybody who looked that they /could/ be over 55, even if I didn't know for sure. Why? It saved me the trouble of asking, and nooo manager was paying attention if I gave it to somebody under the age. And tbh there was many, many seniors who were so picky about getting their discount, it just became a habit. I don't think it's fair to say why the discount was issued, and for OP to assume they suddenly looked much older or something. I

By  sororitytaylor  |  24

<p>Reminds me of that Scrubs quote:</p>
<p>Carla: Wow. Well you better get cracking (on having kids), what are you, like forty-five?<br />Janitor: (Hurt look) Forty-three. I know I look a little older but that&rsquo;s just because I drink and smoke heavily and work with chemicals and sleep on my face.</p>
<p>And he was pissed because she was two years off and he swore revenge. &nbsp;Seriously, I wouldn't worry about it if you're five years off. &nbsp;Twenty years, sure. &nbsp;Although, when wo

By  sororitytaylor  |  24

<p>Reminds me of that Scrubs quote:</p>
<p>Carla: Wow. Well you better get cracking (on having kids), what are you, like forty-five?<br />Janitor: (Hurt look) Forty-three. I know I look a little older but that&rsquo;s just because I drink and smoke heavily and work with chemicals and sleep on my face.</p>
<p>And he was pissed because she was two years off and he swore revenge. &nbsp;Seriously, I wouldn't worry about it if you're five years off. &nbsp;Twenty years, sure. &nbsp;Although, when wo