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Malpractice

Wallace could feel it building the past hour. He set his glasses on his desk and rubbed his eyes. Karen noticed from the next cubicle. “You alright?” she asked. “I’m fighting a headache,” grumbled Wallace. Just then, Phil walked past. … Continue reading

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Royal Watching

At the beginning of the work day, Meghan sat at her desk waiting for Daniel to arrive. Ever since he started at the office, she’d wanted to get to know him better. As he slipped past the front door, she … Continue reading

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Concealed Anger

The ding of the elevator announced the arrival of the courier to the office. Megan exploded from her cubicle. “I hope you’ve got something for me,” she pleaded. He looked through his list, then handed her a package. “Sign here,” … Continue reading

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R-E-S-P-E-C-T

“If you change the angle of the arm, I think you can create more leverage while minimizing tension on the lift winch,” explained Colby. She and Mel were standing behind the desk, staring intently at the computer. “If we increase … Continue reading

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Right Answer

“If your life was turned into a musical, what genre of music would it be and why?” asked Gloria, the Director of Diversity and Social Engagement. Thomas shifted uncomfortably in his seat in the conference room. He dreaded these sorts … Continue reading

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Outnumbered

Will arrived at the office and was immediately greeted by the fashion police. It was a regular start to his work day. “You wore that to work?” asked Samantha. “No. That doesn’t do at all,” added Joyce. “Will. It’s called … Continue reading

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Permission Granter

A gentle knock at the door of her office distracted Meg from her work. “Come in,” she said after a long sigh. “Ms. Haushka, I can’t use the photocopier. There’s some sort of lock on it,” said Carter. He stood … Continue reading

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