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Peace on Earth

by Keith G. Laufenberg-1-THE AMERICANS Be proud of those strong sons of thineWho wretched their rights from thee!—Tennyson, England and America in...

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Stingy Jack

“Grandpa, tell me a scary story.”It was bedtime, and Timmy sat huddled under the covers as his grandfather tucked him in.  It might not be the b...

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Pleased to Meet You . . . Not

Prowling for last-minute clients to represent for a “small fee,” he was practiced at his game. The Administrative Law Judges were ready to rule on...

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Fired Up

I only took this job to get fired, and now this, Josh thought, standing there in his cute little bank teller window wearing his straight guy oxfor...

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Within the Fire

The first "occurrence" happened on the first day of the transfer. My new firefighting team consisted of four people including me and Charles from the...

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The Tube

Chris did not like underground trains. He would plan his day meticulously to avoid using them. His whole life was taken up planning his journeys usin...

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The Community

I had finished my shift in a call centre, which was located in the city, and after dealing with innumerable complaints from angry bank customers, I w...

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Christmas Morning

Jeremy rolled over in bed and glanced at the clock on his nightstand. 5:55 stared back at him in red LED numbers. A tiny red dot was lit next to...

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