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Billy Monday Battles Nepotism on a Monday

When friendship isn’t

Photo by Chris Montgomery on Unsplash

Billy Monday drained the dregs from his coffee cup, let out a deep breath, and logged in at the company website. He paused before clicking through the splash screen that displayed the boss and his two boys — both twenty-something’s — one biological, the other a son-in-law. All three of them flashing artificial, toothy grins.




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Greg Proffit

Greg Proffit

2xTop Writer - I write eclectically about Love, Reading, Ideas, Politics, God, Psych., & Random Absurdities—325+ stories. greg@gregproffit.com Twitter @gproffit

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