121. Fix the Car

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She got into her car. She hoped it start. Twice in the past month, the car not started when she turned the key. It started the second time she turned the key, that made her nervous. Sooner or later, she have to turn the key three times, then times. She had called her mechanic. He said bring the car in when she had time. was that, she wondered. She worked two jobs. was a clerk at a clothing store. She five days a week folding clothes or hanging up on hangers. People who tried on clothes left them on the floor in the dressing . They rarely folded them or hung them back on the hangers. The store was only 15 from her apartment, and parking was free. Also, worked four nights a week at a restaurant. was a waitress. She made good money from tips. Usually, the customers were friendly and interesting. liked her waitress job, but it was a -minute drive from her apartment. The restaurant closed at p.m. She did not want to be stuck the parking lot late at night if her didn’t start. Her mechanic wasn’t open on weekends. decided to ask her boss to give her day off from the clothing store. Then she still drive to the restaurant that night after car was fixed. She would miss only one of work.