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In the Endless Rain
The thundering sky flashed with a brilliant white light. Massive black clouds loomed overhead and began to pour down bucket-sized drops of rain. I hurriedly ran for cover under the bus shelter, sighing in relief. Sitting down, I stared up at the roof, and then at the sky. Even though it was obviously going to rain, I thought I could make it home before it did. Apparently, I was wrong. The rain wasnt supposed to let up until later that evening. Soaked from head to toe, I couldnt wait to change into warm dry clothes. I tried to remember what I was doing in a dreadful place like this, and after little thought, remembered: nothing.
My life was boring as hell, and I had no place I really belonged. My family loved me but never supported my opinions and ideas, so it was pointless to stay there. I decided to run away in search of something new, but it didnt really tur
How It Began"God, your two o'clock is here."
"I have a two o'clock?"
"He's been here since 7:45. I figured it's only polite to... sir."
God sighed. "Fine, send him in."
While He waited God cleared His desk of papers and blueprints; no need for outsiders to see His plans. Soon enough the door to His office opened and God stood, smiled, held out a hand towards one of the two visitor's chairs.
"God! Great stuff you're doing in sector 2-7-0! Great stuff!"
The man's hands were clammy, his handshake limp. Rumpled suit, porkpie hat, briefcase... oh Jes-- oh dear, a salesman. God's smile slipped a little but He soldiered on gamely. With luck He could shoo the poor guy away in a few minutes.
"So, what can I do for you?"
The man sat, briefcase across his knees. "Sector 2-7-0! Everyone's talking about it! What do you call it? Man and merman?"
"Man and woman, actually. And thanks. But we're pretty busy around here, and..."
"Oh! Right! No time for the wicked, eh?" The salesman winked and popped his briefcase,
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