The people mentioned in this book are referred to by their first names only, and many names have been changed. - This is the way that the identities of the characters in the book have been hidden.
Barbara Ehrenreich - This is the author of this book who reveals a great deal about herself in the work. She is an Anglo-Saxon blue-eyed blonde woman in middle or late middle age. An exercise buff, she likes to eat at great restaurants with her many prosperous friends.
Gail - This person is the spry middle-aged waitress at the Hearthside shows the author the ropes. The author describes her as agile, and this woman seems to talk constantly as she hurries through her rounds.
George - This person is a 19-year-old Chez dishwasher at Jerry's restaurant who has just come to this country. He's kindly, clean cut and dresses well...
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