You must belong to a previous generation. Workers are always on break in the post offices that I frequent.
On the other hand, post offices are increasingly empty - a new phenomenon from when lines used to reach to the door. Post offices are closing earlier, and lay-offs are sure to come if our economy does not rebound.
can get your money orders at any 7/11; ups & FedExp do a great job....let me think now...what else can they be used for—oh!...can’t post that stuff here!