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“Sacked? Why?”

“Janey got sick, and with my boss’s permision, I took the day off to take the poor cat to the clinic. Next day, at the office, a stranger sat put in my position.”


“He said I had a cat”

“That’s a terrible pet-hate”

“I wish he was predictable.”

Laying Blames

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She welcomed him warmly, but he paced-around angrily, “Two more months, if nothing happens, I’ll get myself, a fruitful wife.” She sorrowed but boldly said, “The doctors say there’s nothing wrong with me. If you’ll only check yourself… Nine months later, Junior arrived but the reason why became Senior’s top-secret.

Allien Attack

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Pride of the Forest City stood tall, good life in fair weather. Esteemed branches spread out courageously, while the leaves swayed in tune with the wind. But, the aliens arrived unheralded – blades shiny sharp. It happened so fast and the city lost its pride. Survivors bemoaned and craved for motility.

I Believed

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Grandma said, “if you go thirty-arms-length close to the railways, moving train magnates you to its body and makes you disappear.” I believe her.

Mum said, “if that boy’s hand touches you, you’ll get pregnant.” I believed her.

I learned the truth from tenth-grade-teacher, who happened to use the trick.