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He abandoned me.  I call and call, dial and dial, and he won’t pick up.  He has another girlfriend.  Far away in a different city, I can’t go see him.  What will I do?  Go back to my old career as a public accountant?  An auditor.  The job I cut my accounting teeth on.  The job I never wanted to be permanent.  I’ll call his mom, she’ll give me the scoop, or maybe my sister-in-law.  They will let me know the lay of the land.

I wake up.  This is not real, I tell myself over and over.  This is not real.  It is a dream.  Now I must get up and join the real world.   


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