Missionites: In their own words, people who live, work or visit the Mission.
I’m working here five years now, but I live in Daly City. Today, I got in at around 12 and get off at around 8. Right now, I’m separating coins.
Normally it’s really quiet. Somedays, there are crazy people. But usually, it’s okay.
Around 6 to 7, it’s crazy. We sell a lot of beers and wines.
I like it better when it’s crowded. Otherwise it’s really boring..being here, standing. I like it, but I guess I’ve been doing it too many years. I need to change my job.
I would like to teach preschool. But it takes time. I have one kid; she’s eight. Since I’ve left my country–I’m from Peru–I’ve [wanted] to be a teacher. I like kids.
I’ve been in the US 12 years. My dad lived here five years before us. My mom wanted to be with him. My friends were excited, but they’re waiting for me to come back. READ MORE