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How To Create Characters

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(A customer calls in to make a payment with his credit card. He is an older man, and is obviously having trouble reading the numbers.)

Customer: “Let’s see. 1, H–”

Me: “Sir? Did you say H?”

Customer: “Yeah. H, 8–”

Me: “I’m sorry, sir. There are no letters in a credit card number.”

Customer: “Yeah there are. 1, H, 8, L…”

(I try, just in case. I receive an error as soon as I type in the letter.)

Me: “I’m terribly sorry, sir. It won’t accept letters.”

Customer: “Well try again! 1, H, 8, L, 6…”

*long pause*

Customer: “Oh! I have this thing up-side-down!”