An interesting Hebrew law was “not to muzzle a bull while he is threshing.” (Deuteronomy 25:4)
So, simply put, a worker deserves sustenance. So —
Many times there is a bright spot in our market where there are tasty food samples — either a special display with hostess or a slice of your selection in the deli. I remember the samples of mini cupcakes at the bakery not too long ago. Now that was really a very clever way to encourage sales, for it worked, and of course, we “workers” (shoppers) had a delicious sample of what we just had to buy. Thank you.
Elaine W. Kniskern is a 80-year-old resident of Schenevus and a grandmother of five. She can reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. ‘Senior Scene’ columns can be found at www. thedailystar.com/seniorscene.