Three Things You Probably Don’t Know About People Who Work Third Shift

From someone who has worked nights his whole life

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The Reason

Reasons people work a third shift schedule vary. The common myth is that people choose to work overnight because they are night owls. A lot of people think we — speaking for all third-shifters — love being up at all hours of the night, so that’s when we want to work.

Same, but opposite.

People seem to be blown away by the hours that I work. This leads them to ask some pretty dumb (objectively speaking) questions.

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Photo by Adi Goldstein on Unsplash

What day is it?

I think I can speak for all workers who are on the night shift when I say that often we get confused as to what day it is.

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Now you know.

To some of you, the information I just shared could be ground-breaking.

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