The end of the month seemed to stalk her as it moved closer each day, and bills would soon be due again. Nire had not, in fact, gone home on time the next day, or the next… all the way up to the end of the week. She needed those extra tips.
Tonight she had to sort through the bills and figure out which ones she could actually afford to pay. The electric and utilities bills had to be paid first… no wait, the car payment had to be made first, then the utilities and electric. Then she needed to put aside a little money for groceries, and rent wasn’t due until the ninth.
Chances were the medical bills would just sit in that pile getting older, and later. She was already receiving collection calls for them- she had been for some time now. She wondered what they would do if she cancelled the phone line… but she couldn’t do that, the restaurant needed to be able to get