"On my first night, the dishes piled up after the dinner rush: plates, silverware, cups and oily black deep-dish pans"
he promised if I continued to leave a clean station and not complain, next week he would put me on the “make table,” where pizzas were assembled before being put into the oven."next week he would put me on the “make table,” where pizzas were assembled before being put into the oven."
"Our staff was like a second family. We had all-day staff parties that started with rafting trips and ended with dinner and movies. "
Adkison washing dishes, surrounded by dirty pans, plates, and cups.
"A guidance counselor persuaded me to apply to Boston University, which seemed great, primarily because of its distance from Colorado."
Adkison talking to Jeff about moving to the "Making Table".
"Jeff surprised me with an early graduation present: a trip to Boston."
Adkison and his coworkers on a rafting trip
"I have kept in touch with Jeff over the years. We usually meet for lunch when I’m in town."
Adkison talking to a counselor about going to Boston university for college.
Jeff surprising Adkison with a trip to go see Boston University.
Adkison meeting up with Jeff after years of not seeing each other.