31 HORROR STORIES — “The Late Shift” (1980)

“Thank you.” “You’re welcome.” “I’m sorry.”

Dennis Etchison comes home late a lot — or he used to. Like me, he must’ve stopped at a lot of all-night food marts. A bag of pretzels and a Yoo Hoo after you fill up your gas tank. You give your money to the dead-eyed cashier.

“Thank you.”

They seem like zombies, don’t they?