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Magnetic Approach to Dating

At halftime of the football game, Kale and Rayden stood up to stretch their legs. “That was a disaster,” said Kale. “Worst play I’ve ever seen,” answered Rayden. They both stood in reflective silence, shaking their heads. “Say, didn’t I … Continue reading

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The Engagement Ring

It was after the dessert was ordered during their candle lit dinner when Colin dropped to one knee before his girlfriend. Pattie covered her mouth. “What’s happening?” she gasped. Colin opened a jewelry box with a large solitaire diamond ring. … Continue reading

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Big Screen Proposal

Noah was shocked to see his buddy Frank on the big screen at the baseball game. Frank was sitting with his girlfriend Amy. The two were framed in a heart. Words scrolled across the screen. ‘Amy, will you marry me?’ … Continue reading

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The Real Reason Superman and Lois Never Married

“Am I pretty?” Clark didn’t even look up from his pasta. “No.” An audible gasp escaped Lois. “You don’t?” “No, as in, I don’t think that’s the question you wanted to ask.” A hard stare focused on Clark’s impassive face. … Continue reading

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The Power of Music

Music from the Baby Einstein CD played softly as Alicia dozed peacefully in her crib. Her parents Geoff and Priya watched from the doorway. “It never fails,” whispered Priya. “I though she’d never settle down,” said Geoff. They silently slipped … 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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The Nose Stud Hypothesis

It was a moment of celebration mixed with overwhelming relief. After months of preparation, the sales team presented their pitch. It was a thirty minute multimedia extravaganza. Afterwards, the team gathered at the Thirsty Pigeon to decompress. Ed sat down … Continue reading

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