midom (midom) wrote,

cheap labor from eastern europe

I just finished my voyage from aKademy. My flight Malaga->Madrid->Prague->Vilnius was rerouted to Malaga->Madrid->Dublin->Vilnius. The Irishman who sat in same row started a conversation in quite a funny way: "How was your working in Ireland?". See, 90% of that plane were Lithuanian immigrants seeking for a better life...

And, haha, when after passing about twenty security checks in one day they asked me to take off my shoes (on the last one!), I thought it was a joke. It wasn't. Take off your shoes, sir!


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