Originally Posted by Einstein 159
He retired and emigrated 7 years before the revolution. After his military experience and fighting corruptness there that cost him a couple of promotions, he thought this was his chance to leave a corrupt situation and live out his life in the land of dreams. Didn't anticipate a new regime and that it would cut off his pension. Hence forced to take jobs he considered below his dignity, like the character in the movie.
An ex-full colonel couldn't find a better job here than pushing a broom?
I think the young people enjoy it when I "get down," verbally, don't you?