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By Mona Desselle

Speak Your Piece: You’re Welcome, Taco Bell

When Mona Desselle was a teenager, she withstood the dangers of a tornado, deep fryer, and armed robber just to do her job at a fast-food restaurant.  She got little financial reward in return. But decades later, those experiences inspired her award-winning essay – written as part of her studies at a rural community college in Texas.