For that reason alone, it would be significant to me.
Quality literature enriches the mind and soul. The following short story is optional, recommended reading for Seton high schoolers. Unemployed and elderly Mr. Newman sensed there were others, some of them, just as anxious as he was to be put on.
But he was the oldest person in the room. He approached the information girl, and for all his show of business, almost brusqueness, he radiated timidity. The man in front of him asked the girl a question, which was also Mr.
An answer, in any event, ready on her lips, she regarded Mr. They all had that superior look of people out of work. Newman said, attempting jauntiness. That way it would be easier for her to refuse him. Perhaps it was part of her job to weed out applicants clearly too old to be of any use to the company.
The girl laughed, making Mr.
Newman feel like a regular devil, and handed him an application. The smile she gave him was alive and it hinted that things were already on a personal basis between him and her and the company. He unscrewed it, put it together, and fingered it as though he were actually writing.
But the girl was doing her dead smile at the next one. Newman went over to the desk. The application questioned him: Children of your own? Newman made ready with his fountain pen and in the ensuing minutes he did not lie about his age, his abilities, or past earnings.
The salary he expected was modest.
He was especially careful about making blots with his pen, which sometimes flowed too freely. He had noted before he started that the application was one of those which calls for the information to be printed. This he had done. Newman read the application over and rose to take it to the information girl.
She pointed to a bench. Hesitating for a moment, Mr. Newman seemed bent on giving it to her. His face distraught, he walked unsteadily over to the girl.Oct 12, · Song Analysis Essay Social inadequacy is an aspect of life that many in today’s world consider a matter of great importance.
There is a constant “war” for the apex position on the social hierarchy that has been created as a result of mankind’s strict focus on society.
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