Flowers on the Doorstep

The father of an adult woman watched as his daughter drove away, and smiled.  He was happy to see that the little girl he remembered was still there.  Lately it had been difficult for him to see that little girl because she had

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One Man’s Island

A man was left a large inheritance from a father he barely knew.  His father had been a shrewd businessman and exploited opportunities to increase his income wherever he could.  More than once he was taken to court for his

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The Unconscious Tune

The woman grasped the microphone with wavering hands.  She had long feared this day and now it was here.  After performing to an empty studio with padded walls, it was quite a change to have an audience and she wasn’t

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Hoping to be Noticed

The woman stared out the window, watching people move about the busy street and in and out of the café where she sat.  She had been turned down for yet another film, and left her apartment to escape the gloom

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Person’s Acceptance

(Continued from last time) Prosper’s method of announcing his departure was masterful as he completed another monumental shift for the company.  Morale was much improved having completed the changes necessary to support a new business focus.  He would now take

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Person Rewarded

(Continued from last time) Person watched as his mentor and boss Prosper skillfully changed the attitude of many people toward his company yet again.  The bad press and image that had been used against the company was astonishing and bold. 

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Person Rewarded

(Continued from last time) Person watched as his mentor and boss Prosper skillfully changed the attitude of many people toward his company yet again.  The bad press and image that had been used against the company was astonishing and bold. 

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Person’s Dilemma

(Continued from last time) Person looked around the conference room at the faces of the clients who had trusted him.  He had let them down, he had shown poor judgment, and he was ready to put it behind him.  Already the

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Person’s Resignation

(Continued from last time) Les stared at his wife in dismay and apologized to Person for the way his wife had acted.  Person tried to help ease the awkward moment by pointing out his part, but could soon tell that wasn’t

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Person’s New Roomates

(Continued from last time) Person observed box after box brought into his apartment and placed in stacks all along the hallway. The couple had a lot more than he realized and it was evident that his place was a little small for

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