My former co-worker once drank so much during a waitressing shift, she stumbled through the restaurant with her intoxication on full display to guests. Even the chaos of the service rush couldn’t hide the state she was in. By closing she was fired.
"Why Waiters Drink. And Why It Matters." is from the August 20, 2017 Opinion section of The New York Times. It was written by Brittany Bronson and narrated by Kristi Burns.