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How does one get used to economy after flying first class every week for last one year?

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Expense the gin and tonic as a wifi charge

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They don't.

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It's not possible. The above suggestion helps unless your client won't pay for wifi and your supervisor is an expense nazi. I supplement by buying travel size whiskeys and simply refilling each week

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Who isn't allowed to expense a drink? I'd say it's easier than wifi to get approved...

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^lol who doesn't have their inflight wifi master billed to their company?

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