If service with a smile results in a good tip, then Steak n' Shake waitress CeCe Bruce is smiling from ear to ear.
Bruce, a waitress for the past two years at a Steak n' Shake in Indianapolis, is $446 richer after a longtime customer left her a tip in that amount on a $5.97 order.
"My first reaction was, 'Miss Jo, I'm not taking your money,'" Bruce, 31, told ABCNews.com. "It was crazy."
The customer, identified only as Miss Jo, eats at her local Steak n' Shake at least once a week and was evidently feeling very generous when she came in for breakfast Wednesday morning.
"She asked me if she could leave me a ridiculously large tip, but I did not know that it was that large," said Bruce, who described Miss Jo as a middle-aged woman - "my angel."
"She didn't even give me time to tell her, 'Thank you,' or anything," Bruce said. "When I went back to get my manager, she took off out the door. I went outside and she said, 'You're going to take that money,' and drove off."
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