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Surrounded by Optimists

It was bad enough that Lucas was dragged to a party, but going to one with party games was too much. “Okay, we’re going around the circle. When it’s your turn, you have to tell us something about yourself no … Continue reading

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Scorched Earth

All the guests of the party were gathered silently in the living room. Alisha paced back and forth in the kitchen. “This is a disaster. Nobody’s talking to each other,” she fussed at Sam. “I’ve been to cheerier funerals,” replied … Continue reading

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How Not To Be Boring

When Bryce arrived at the party, he scanned the room for anyone he recognized. Spotting Christina, he took a quick step behind a lamp. She was alone, standing at the food table, looking eagerly at the crowd. The movement by … Continue reading

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New Years for the Millenial Age

When Emily arrived at the New Year’s Eve party, the first person she looked for was Nathan. Even before she could scan the room, Nathan found her. “You made it. Great,” said Nathan. His enthusiasm made Emily blush. “Thanks.” It … Continue reading

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The Bureau of Statistical Curiosities

It was the annual neighbourhood Christmas party hosted by the Crewdons. They lived in the colonial style house on the corner. Being new to the street, Olivia in number 67 and Ross in 74 hung around the punch table. After … Continue reading

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A Milennial New Years Resolution

The party counted down the last ten seconds to the New Year. When they hit zero the room erupted in cheers. Cassidy was already in an advanced state of celebration. “Happy New Year!” he shouted to his Aunts Steph and … Continue reading

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The Fiftieth Birthday Party

Adam turned fifty. For his birthday, his three children took him out for dinner. When the server approached, his oldest daughter Ariel asked, “Excuse me, how old do you have to be to get the senior’s discount?” The server looked … Continue reading

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