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Ophelia was a night shift worker at a
. This meant that she worked late at night.
's work schedule was 9 PM to 4 AM.
would sleep during the day while most people
at work. For the first year of work,
had a hard time adjusting to the schedule.
had trouble sleeping during the afternoon. She was
that she had to miss out on social
her friends hosted.
It's still hard for Ophelia
adjust, but she is better at it. When
comes back from work, she goes to the
for a few hours. Then, she practices her
skills. Afterwards, she would make herself a healthy
. Night shift workers often eat unhealthier than day
workers. After lunch, she would watch her favorite
show. After that, she would sleep.
the employees that they could send requests to
the time of their shift. Ophelia was excited
this and immediately sent in a request to
her shift. A couple of weeks later, the
gave Ophelia a letter. The letter stated that
request was rejected. Ophelia was shocked. She went
her manager and asked him why. He said
many night shift workers who requested an earlier
were elderly. Ophelia was only 25. The manager
that the older employees needed an earlier shift
than Ophelia did. Ophelia was mad at first,
she thought about the older employees. Their bones
aching and they're tired. They do need it