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Caption: Jeannette Pena believes it's important to smile, Credit: Will Coley
Image by: Will Coley 
Jeannette Pena believes it's important to smile 

I Decided to Be Happy

From: Will Coley
Length: 06:15

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From the Washeteria II Corp laundromat, Jeannette Peña, has a unique vantage point on her neighborhood in Queens, New York.

Washeteria1_small From the Washeteria II Corp laundromat, Jeannette Peña, has a unique vantage point on her neighborhood in Queens, New York. Being both a laundry owner and attendant is challenging work but Jeannette believes it's important to smile no matter what. Besides making a good living, Jeannette loves hearing all kinds of stories from her customers. This piece was part of the Working Now project.

Piece Description

From the Washeteria II Corp laundromat, Jeannette Peña, has a unique vantage point on her neighborhood in Queens, New York. Being both a laundry owner and attendant is challenging work but Jeannette believes it's important to smile no matter what. Besides making a good living, Jeannette loves hearing all kinds of stories from her customers. This piece was part of the Working Now project.

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