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Pavlov’s Cellphone

The dimly lit room shrouded all but the sounds of other diners in the restaurant. Jimmy and Wanda stared at each other over candle light, enjoying one of their infrequent date nights. The murmur of hushed conversation was suddenly interrupted … Continue reading

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Salamander Redux

Early on the morning of January first, Scott Fraser received a call. His wife Desirae listened in. “Yes, this is he… My son is named Brett.” “Who is it?” asked Desirae. “It’s the police,” replied Scott. “Is Brett okay?” asked … Continue reading

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Family Dynamics

“I wonder if there really is some odour that would make me completely irresistible to women, like on the commercials?” asked Perry. He looked over at Rachel, his girlfriend of three months. “Huh?” said Rachel. She was busy looking at … Continue reading

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