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There is a translation agency I've been working for since October (let's call it M for future reference).

For the first three months, they only sent me translations once in a while. Since the beginning of January, they adopted a new habit: now they normally send me translations on Friday evening and ask me to do them by Monday.

This week, they sent me a 5-page translation (the one I mentioned in my previous post, actually) on Thursday, and I thought, Oh, maybe this week my Friday evening will be mail-free!

And guess what? They've just sent me two new translations to do by Monday!

Argh.

But then, I really, really need a new wardrobe for my historical dresses :)

Date: 2012-01-28 12:10 am (UTC)
From: [personal profile] multifangeek
Ouch... good luck!

Date: 2012-01-28 09:44 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] mummimamma
What? Once is a while is ok, but seriously - no! Obviously freelancers don't need days off.
This was one of the reasons why I don't do much freelance work anymore, the money is nice, but I like having days off (not that I don't have work weekends now as well - and I don't even get paid for it.)

Historical dresses??

Date: 2012-01-28 01:40 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] abigail_normal
Historical dresses! What time period? Also, do you wear them to any events?

Date: 2012-01-28 05:24 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] abigail_normal
You should share pictures, especially of the 18th century one.

Date: 2012-01-28 06:47 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] eileanach
Good grief, that doesn't seem fair! Good luck with it though!

Date: 2012-01-29 09:06 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] deathgaze
At least it's a good sign right? It means they like your work!

Date: 2012-02-10 12:35 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] awehla
How many historical dresses have you got? Sounds interesting. Any pics?

Lisa
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