Disability General


Extraordinary action taken by waiter at restaurant!

Michael Garcia may be an ordinary 45 year old man who works as a waiter at Laurenzo’s Prime Rib Restaurant in Houston, Texas but his most recent action taken while at work is far from ordinary.  What I’m referring to is when Mr. Garcia refused to serve a family who asked to be seated away from a five year old boy who has #DownSyndrome, saying, “#specialneeds children need to be special somewhere else”.  Although the patrons abruptly left, Mr. Garcia felt his action was appropriate, after all, “What’s right is right”.  I wonder how many folks confronted with a similar type of situation, whether in a restaurant, a store or a corporate headquarters, would do the same.


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