Today’s photo is courtesy of Claire Sheldon. Thanks, Claire. It reminds me of homework and school days.
When this story first appeared in its original form on May 21, 2014, it became, and remains, my most commented-on posting. Let’s see if lightning strikes twice.
First, read the story, then click on the link below it. It is based on a news story my former station ran. You’ll get to see American local TV and the two wonderful people I worked with.
Laura put her arms around Mike’s neck and kissed it.
She cooed.“Whatcha thinkin’ about, baby?”
Mike struggled with the words. “You, me, those sensational nights together. I think you can guess the rest.”
She stiffened. “You’re in love with me?”
He nodded. “OK. So, this wasn’t in our agreement, but …”
She pushed herself away. “No, Mike! I am graduating this semester. Don’t screw up a good thing.”
Mike saw in her eyes that it was over.
He wrote a check with ones and many zeroes for her final college semester and handed it to her. “You could do worse.”