YOLANDA Yolanda looked up as the main doors opened. She was in the process of helping one of the patients walk down the hallway. “That’s it, Mrs. Landry,” she said. Yolanda smiled at a young couple as they walked by her with a young girl and a toddler in his stroller. Several of the patients …

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XAVIER Xavier moved down the hallway towards the Crowley apartment, ready to start the week and his shift as an aide working with Mr. Webb, Mrs. Crowley’s father. He had been working in this location for a few months now, and he liked this assignment. Mr. Webb was an older man with Alzheimer’s. While he …

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WARREN Warren had been driving a bus for nearly as long as his buddy David had. They’d gone through training together, and they’d worked intersecting routes for many years. Usually they only saw each other long enough on a daily basis to nod in passing as they drove past each other. Other times they’d meet …

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VINCE Vince had a few free minutes of time to spend on a weekday afternoon so he decided to stop by the park to work on the flower beds. Since the park was a community project, volunteers from the community did the upkeep and maintenance of the flowers, shrubs and pathways. They were lucky enough …

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