Barista learns sign language for deaf customer
Local 8 News
May 11, 2016
LEESBURG, Va. (CBS NEWS) — For anyone who is deaf, ordering at a coffee shop can be difficult, but thanks to a extra caring barista, Ibby Piracha the experience was incredible.
Piracha who is deaf was at a coffee shop about to order when he met barista, Krystal Payne.
“I see that she gets a piece of paper out, and I thought maybe she had a question for me or something, but it really wasn’t a question at all,” Ibby said. “And as I read through it, it shocked me.”
He immediately posted a picture of the note, which read, “I’ve been learning ASL, American Sign Language, just so you can have the same experience as everyone else.”