“All those fancy resorts would be pretty boring without servers, entertainers, butlers, and so on.”

Not “the help.” Imagine if your own boss referred to you as “the help.” Technically you were HELPING, but not referred to as “the help.”

It just seems backwards to me to refer to them that way but then be “in touch” with most of them and discuss their battles. Backwards compliment. And I didn’t care for that movie, so there’s that.

My guess is the people who thought they were going to work for her villa never got that opportunity. You said you kept looking for her villa to show up. Without that, there’s also no jobs for the others. Still though, I do sympathize with their hard work and low pay — or no pay.

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