New “Girl”

Emma Kline looked at her watch for the third time in the last five minutes and mumbled glumly, “For all the damn money I pay her you’d think she’d have the common courtesy to be on time!” It was fast approaching eight thirty in the evening and Emma was to say the least a little put off. For the past …

The Bridge Party Redux

“It’s your bid, Kimberly,” Marion said, “We don’t have all day, you know!” “Keep your shirt on,” Kimberly replied well naturedly, “I’m thinking, I’m thinking!” “About what,” Barb chimed in, “it certainly mustn’t be about bridge, you’ve been half a step slow all day!” “Oh give her a break,” Billie offered, “when you’ve gone without for as long as she …