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Investigative Dating

It was a big night for Grayson. He took Betty to the best restaurant he could afford. This was the best chance to impress his latest crush. When the meals came, Betty pulled out her cell phone and took a … Continue reading

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Linguistics and Other Nonverbal Communication

Marvin and Julietta sat across from each other at El Burro restaurant. It was their first date. They nervously looked over the menus. “This all looks so good,” said Julietta. “Yeah,” said Marvin. “Uh huh,” said Julietta. The waitress approached … Continue reading

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Sweet, Spicy and Clueless

Dalton sat alone at his table tapping away on his smartphone, hoping to mask the fact that he got stood up. No patron in the restaurant could possibly know that it was the third time he’d been stood up in … Continue reading

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Overheard at a Fastfood Restaurant

While having lunch, I overheard two teenaged girls talking. “I think I’m in love. This time I think it’s real.” “Really? How can you tell?” “When I’m with him, I completely forget to check my iPhone.” At some point the … Continue reading

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Restaurant Recycling

  A shiver of regret shuddered down Nicole’s spin as she opened the door to Applebee’s. She had no idea how she’d let Brady talk her into this.   “Just don’t embarrass me,” said Nicole.   “Of course not. Never,” … Continue reading

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Food Picker

A shiver of regret shuddered down Nicole’s spin as she opened the door to Applebee’s. She had no idea how she’d let Brady talk her into this. “Just don’t embarrass me,” said Nicole. “Of course not. Never,” said Brady. He … Continue reading

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