They say hard work pays off, but 17-year-old Garret Wayman may be having doubts about that.


Wayman is a waiter at a restaurant in Wichita, Kan., and a full-time student — you could say he has his hands full. Understandably, when Wayman caught a glimpse of a $20 bill left as a tip on a table he waited, he was thrilled. "Getting a $20 tip at the restaurant I work at is very, very rare," he told Tech Insider in December 2015.
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Very rare, indeed. When Wayman went to pick up the tip he realized it wasn't real money, rather it was a pamphlet promoting Christianity. "Don't be fooled! There is something you can have more valuable than money!" the insert read. On the backside, there was a wall of text that tries to convince the reader "there is a void in your life that can only be filled by God."

Wayman says he makes $3 an hour, so the tip would have been much appreciated. It also would have helped chip away at the 17-year-old's debt. Alas, there was no tip or thoughtful note to go with it, just propaganda from a customer.

Wayman's tweet was retweeted nearly 6,000 times. One user even chimed in and offered to send him $20, but the 17-year-old declined. He simply just wanted to share his story.

Though the customer may have had good intentions, their act of deceit was anything but virtuous. 




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