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Grandma was a stripper

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Last Thanksgiving, my family got together, passed rolls and shared stories over our deep-fried turkey, green bean casserole and mirliton dressing.

I had gotten onto the subject about past jobs asking people what they had done with their life to make a buck before I was around.
I asked a few people before I came to my Grandma Vidal, and all the answers before her had been ordinary and run-of-the-mill.
And so, not realizing that time was about to stop I asked her, “Grandma, what was one of your first jobs?”

To which she replied in her thick New Orleans accent, “I was a stripper.”

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