Sadly bartenders, and definitely anyone else in the service industry who’s been around drinkers, learn that booze-and-math-do-not-a-delicious-drink-make.
When using a credit card, the customer receives a receipt that looks something like:
But often, once the booze starts flowing, all these numbers don’t add up to the correct amounts…
Example: Last night a man hands me his receipt with a, “You’re so great! NIGHT!” He walks off.
Thank you sir for the thought – I’ll just have to settle for that $0.25 instead…
I think most of us would prefer if drinkers just wrote this: