Barista Learns Sign Language To Give Deaf Man ‘Same Experience As Everyone Else’

starbucksA big-hearted barista went the extra mile to connect with a regular customer who is deaf.

Ibby Piracha was stunned when the worker asked for his order in American Sign Language at the Starbucks in Leesburg, Virginia, on Friday morning.

He usually places his order in a text message to staff, but the barista had decided to learn the skill in her spare time to make him feel more welcome.

She also handed him a note.

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