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Leverette 1 Lacey Leverette Ms. Helana Brigman English 1001, Section 8 6 July 2010 Another One Bites the Dust (RD) Switching light bulbs, mopping floors, and putting on doors do not serve as an obstacle to Highland’s Mr. Clean. Ronald Dorton Jr. is a part of LSU Residential Life Maintenance Staff. A member of the maintenance staff has to carry out many different tasks in a day. There are many obstacles in completing the tasks that are bestowed upon this twenty-eight year old, but the challenges are what make his job interesting. Ronald’s job entails more than what is hidden behind the dust. Highland’s Mr. Clean is much more than a custodian; he is an inspiration and joy all around campus and in people’s lives. At first sight, Ronald Dorton Jr. appears to be like any other janitor. Dressed in a blue jumpsuit, he sweeps up and down the basement floor while jamming to the music playing on his silver iPod. While acknowledging the residents that are entering the dorm, Ronald turns to give a welcoming smile. The realization that he is a spitting image of Mr. Clean is too ironic to ignore. The bright white lights emphasize the reflection coming from his bald, polished head as his muscular arms flex while he finishes sweeping the floor. With an independent swagger, Ronald walks in the maintenance office so he can start his next task. Despite such an ordinary appearance, Ronald Dorton Jr. is not your average custodian. Ronald “will clean your house and everything that’s in it!” When there is a problem in the dorm, the resident reports it to Evangeline Hall and Ronald will go out of his way to satisfy
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Leverette 2 the resident. My roommate, Kimberly Spezio, needed her light bulb changed and within a few hours of filing a report, Ronald had changed it. That is just one example of what Ronald encounters during his workday, which is followed by many other residential complaints similar to this one. No matter what the complaint is, Ronald always finds a way to fix the problem. Ronald states, “
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