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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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The Rope Swing

A boy built himself a rope swing for a large tree in the field nearby.  He had to work hard to convince his father to let him have the rope, for there were other plans for its use.  Finally, his

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The Foolish Wise Man

A professor who had made his own way in life was given a generous sum of money to change to another university.  He was already tenured and respected at his current university and compensated quite well. The decision was made after

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Just Fix It

A doctor’s office had an appointment made and then cancelled several times over a period of a time and started to get frustrated with the patient.  The staff sought the doctor’s approval to refuse further appointments.  The doctor called the

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An Instant Hero

A teenager from a poor family was in a convenience store when a robbery took place.  The two men robbing the cashier had not noticed him, and he remained hidden until an opportune moment.   He crept forward and poured motor oil

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The Fishing Pole

A captain of a small fishing boat bought a new fishing pole.  He was quite proud of the new pole.  His first mate and friend was unhappy with the pole because it cost more than what he was paid in

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The Waiting Game

A woman placed her name on a singles web site, hoping to find the man of her dreams.  She had worked hard and her employer had recognized her potential and had given her several promotions in a very short time.    Her

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