Career DayMore Like This
By Shawna Stimple
Art and caps by Claire
Doug Anderson strolled through the school gymnasium looking from booth to booth. It was career day, and he looked forward to any excuse not to have to go to class. As he wandered aimlessly he was surprised to find his aunt Jolene sitting at a table.
"Hey Aunt Jolene. What are you doing here?" he asked the 40 something woman.
Jolene was startled but pleasantly surprised by the site of her 'favorite nephew. "Hey Dougie. I'm just seeing if any of these young ladies want to come see what goes on in an old fashioned beauty parlor."
"Not really. Not at all actually. I know in these modern times, girls probably have bigger dreams than doing hair, but I figured at least one or two would bite."
"Well good luck to you. I hope you find someone." Doug said, before hugging his aunt, and resuming his meandering.
He made sure to take up the whole hour looking like he was being productive, but actually accomplishing nothing. Just as the e