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My first job interview: a country school needing a music teacher. I studied the map carefully and wrote down some directions for myself. I left plenty of time to get there and I remember exhilarating in the freedom of being twenty-two and able to drive and the thought of my beckoning future. 356 more words
“Why should I?”
Aksel opened his eyes, meeting his son’s unfaltering glare. He was not sure if he had heard Emil correctly.
“W-What was that?” Aksel’s voice was strained as he broke prayer, bringing a hand over Emil’s head to ruffle his hair. 2,920 more words