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I Went to see a Customer

It had been 18 months
He was out with surgery
Frigging pandemic too
He asked me to come
When I greet men
It's usually an elbow bump
Today we shook hands
We toured his shop
Did our business
Made a list
Then talked some
It was then time for me to leave
I don't think he wanted me to go
It was an emotional moment
Sales calls are rarely emotional
This one stayed with me
Written by PoetSpeak
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Author's Note
My job is outside sales and making relationships. I have many years with a lot of my customers. Sometimes a sales call is not about what I sell. †It's about life and connection. †I value that ....
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