The young black woman you see behind the counter was not in a good mood on this Saturday evening at George Bush intercontinental airport in Houston TX USA.
We had stopped at The Real Food Company before after flying from The Netherlands and had always been blessed with decent service from a predominantly African American wait staff.
My wife asked her a question about how the potato salad was prepared and was met with the abrupt and abrasive reply I can’t hear you replete with gum smacking and that characteristic neck motion common to United State Negros. The arrogant server seemed to be inconvenienced by the question not feeling it was part of her job description to answer questions about items on the menu of her employer.
Restaurant employees have to be aware their lack of civility can be reported to their boss.