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“Too dang bad!” my boss Joe said. “If you aren’t going to work, then you won’t get paid, and you’re going to get fired!”
“Then fire me because I’m not going to do this dumb work. If I don’t have to do this, I’ll be happy!” I shouted.
Joe’s face got red. “Well, then, you’re fired! Get out!”
I walked out the door and felt the breeze blowing leaves across the road.
I wondered what I should do, then realized: Nothing.
So I just walked.