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Is you job killing your social life?

  1. stclairjack profile image84
    stclairjackposted 3 years ago

    Is you job killing your social life?

    As a corrections officer I often get 4 standard reactions,…
    1) “you’re a cop?“ followed by a long pause,…. then they split.
    2) “can you kick my ass? …No. were you planning in needing an ass kicking?
    3) “will you put handcuffs on me when we have sex?“ No. You still bucking for that ass kicking?
    4) “do you like looking at buff guys lifting weights all day?”…the actual color of saltpeter is day-glo orange.
    So does anyone else have a job that challenges your social life?

  2. wychic profile image89
    wychicposted 3 years ago

    If I had a social life, it might. "Oh, you're a writer? What do you write?" "Mostly website content, informational health and wellness stuff, and catalog descriptions." It's pretty much always followed by, "Oh, that must be fun...I tried to write a book once." And it dies. Very sudden death. I can communicate brilliantly in text (if I do say so myself), but not so well in speech -- never quite enough to keep the conversation going.

  3. DDE profile image24
    DDEposted 3 years ago

    I had a summer job few years ago and that did stop me from living to enjoy myself I eventually quit and working for me is just great.

  4. The Frog Prince profile image78
    The Frog Princeposted 3 years ago

    No but my social life is killing my job smile

  5. Penny G profile image71
    Penny Gposted 3 years ago

    Oh my gosh, I too am a Corrections Officer, for 17 years on them night shift, it has done killed it along time ago. Most of the comments and questions bring to mind knucklehead for me. It gets old.They usually say I bet you could tell come wild stories, I say, I bet I won't. Then they say do you have a gun? Do the inmates hit on you. Then they say you don't look very tuff. I really is an occupation you tell after you get to know someone, not while you are.

    1. stclairjack profile image84
      stclairjackposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      ive learned that as well,... i dont tell anyone what i do,... a few close folks know,... and i dont tell a man until we're a bit invested in the conversation, LOL!... good luck honey!