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A Restless Night

A mother chose to allow substance abuse get in the way of her parenting.  Her first thought every morning was of a longing for the next time she could use again.  Although she had very little money, she did not

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My Baby Brother

A baby boy was born to a family with a sister several years older than him. She had become used to being the center of attention and having her way and wasn’t sure about sharing the spotlight with this new baby. 

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The Run-Down Bungalow

A young woman with no living relatives was discovered as the only living heir to a large inheritance.  She was in college at the time, seeking a degree and eking out an existence with little funds for extras or extravagances.  

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Turning Back From Paradise

A young married couple decided their baby was old enough to take on her first backpacking trip.  They had waited for this day ever since the pregnancy, for both were avid outdoors lovers.  They missed the sounds of nature, the

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Answer Sheets

A young man worked hard and was accepted to attend his favorite college.  It was a very prestigious school and very expensive, but he was given a scholarship for his academic achievements.  He had put aside money to help supplement

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The Little Jar

A retired man of advanced years lost his only relative before he passed away.  He had been an adventurous man and had spent many years travelling around the world in his younger years. Over that time he had collected various

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Technical Details

A man obtained several prestigious certifications and degrees in cyber security.  Using his knowledge and some guessing, he made certain predictions that soon happened.  His reputation was built overnight by the sensation it caused, even though he had almost no

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Aggie

After years of fighting a form of diabetes that was difficult to manage, a man was given the option to have a service dog live with him. He had been married only a few years, and already his wife had called

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Cry, Baby

A newborn baby found great comfort in her mother’s arms.  She was a delight to hold, because her entire demeanor changed when she was picked up.  Her face relaxed, her body responded to the warmth and movement of the person

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Hoping to Conceive

A musically accomplished woman married late in life.  It took a special man to help her see that a partnership and commitment might have its merit.  Her wedding was accompanied by a live orchestra, fitting because of her great love for

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