*Ah man, this could be any of our grandmamas.
Old and fumbling, but insisting on getting those bills paid on time. Telling you, “Move baby. That’s alright. I can do it myself!” But she can’t…and she didn’t.
Instead of mailing the rent check to the landlord, a 79-year-old woman accidentally mailed her it to her cable company — Xfinity Comcast. Uh oh.
She mailed them her cable bill too.
But when ‘gramma’ went to rectify the situation — she was shocked when the telecom giant didn’t want to give her the money back.
Let’s play a little game, you and I, shall we? I’ll write a short script on how this scenario may have gone down. And you, reader, will write your version in the ‘comments’ section at the end of this story.
Ready? Here we go,
Comcast: “Ma’am, please. Just be patient. We will have to investigate this and get back to you.”
Granny: “Well I don’t know about that son. I have to pay my rent. How long will it take?
Comcast: These things usually take about six weeks.
Granny: (Screaming at the top of her lungs) SIX WEEKS!?
…and then she faints.
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