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The Stripper

I had to follow her to the seedy side of town…

She shouldn’t be driving a red car. A beige one would be much more appropriate, to match that mousy hair she wears in a sloppy pageboy. It’s a low maintenance cut which hasn’t seen a blow dryer in months, and blends in with the brown suits she wears to the accounting firm where she has worked for several years.




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Mary McGrath

Mary McGrath

Mary is a top writer in humor, short stories and poetry. She’s written for Newsweek, Wall St. Journal, Good Housekeeping, and Chicken Soup for the Soul.

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