By Nancy DeRosa
Penny constantly knew she were brief replaced correct from the beginning. Her mom determined from an early age that Penny might by no means volume to a lot. Already in her overdue thirties, lonely and unsatisfied, Penny seems set to fulfil her mother's prophecy. yet then she takes control... one small step triggers a chain of alterations, and she or he starts off to event the lifestyles she has longed for. most significantly she stops hearing an individual who tells her she cannot do it, simply because Penny is worthy much more than that. A Penny's worthy is a enjoyable, fast-moving, wise-cracking story of self-worth. A hugely lucrative learn
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While awake, Dolores never sat still, chain smoked and ate very little. Penny sighed. Louis and his wife Amber were huddled around the kitchen table. Their six-year old twin sons Paul and Alex were sitting on the floor drawing on a big piece of cardboard. She looked down at their drawing and saw two dynamically etched fire engines in red crayon. Remembering the fire drill she had to endure earlier that day, she looked away without proferring her usual compliments. She’d had enough of fire engines to last her for the duration of the week.
Deep into her thoughts, she didn’t notice a red jeep cutting her off at the intersection. She swerved toward the curb just in time to avoid hitting the car in front. “You big stupid idiot,” Penny screamed out of her window. ” At yet another injustice in her life, her pent-up frustrations boiled over, and she lost control. “Me sleep walking? You’re delusional,” she screamed even louder. Almost half of her body was hanging out the window ready to pounce, “You’re the one who almost caused a three car accident, so don’t you dare blame me.
Standing before her, Sarah looked with wide eyes and exclaimed, “Okay, we gotta talk about this. ” “No,” Penny replied slowly. ” “What? How could you not know? Don’t you watch TV at all? You know why she did it don’t you? Heather slept with Matt so she could get an edge on the competition because, you know, all the other girls want him too. “ She felt the sarcasm seep out. ” Penny looked down just in time to watch Brutus take a huge dump. She didn’t think she could get through another day of her neighbor’s ramblings.
A Penny's Worth by Nancy DeRosa