13 Confessions From Janitors That Will Make You Think Very Differently About Their 'Dirty' Job

"Sometimes it embarrasses me, but I'm making a living for my son as a single mom."

Janitorial work often comes with negative connotations because the public perception is that it's an unskilled, "dirty" job that only uneducated people have. The truth is, maintaining and cleaning a building is very difficult work and the stigma attached to it only makes it harder. 

In a series of anonymous submissions to the Whisper app, an online platform where people share secrets, janitors made confessions about their profession that many us have probably never considered. We have a feeling it will make you think about their job in a very different light. 

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You can read some of these confessions below:

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