Instead of surrendering the £15 cash from her till, the 51-year-old turned to the raider and told him she was too busy to deal with him.When her colleague told her she had to give the robber money,
I just got on with it," she said. "British people don't stop work just because someone is trying to bully us with guns."
Yesterday David Collinson, 42, was beginning a seven-year jail sentence after he was convicted of robbery at Gloucester Crown Court.
"I said, 'Whatever for?'"Good for her.
"I was going to thump him, but I thought twice because it may well have been a real gun. Anyone that knows me, knows that I would."