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    The New York Times Company | Sanam Yar | 4/21/20 | 5 min
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    • kurpels7 months ago

      I’ve been trying to connect with my coworkers via email but maybe I’ll ease up a bit “Half the customers look at you with watery eyes and genuinely want to know how your day is going, and they pause and take their time and it’s sweet,” Ms. Callihan said. “But when it’s the 75th person in a row, it’s like, I just want to make your latte.”

    • TripleG
      Top reader this weekReading streak
      7 months ago

      I love that cup of coffee made with my wife’s love in the morning!

    • Pegeen
      Top reader this weekReading streakScoutScribe
      7 months ago

      I can so relate to this article despite living in a small town in NJ. My local health food store is my normal. I have been going since the late 70’s when it first opened its doors. I thank them each time I go in there to shop. Familiar faces live, in person, comforts me, gives me hope, keeps me grounded. I do fear for the small businesses. How will the world look when we are able to finally return to it?

    • turtlebubble7 months ago

      The last few quotes really capture the importance of supporting local small business that remain open right now