Even though my stomach felt queasy, I turned the internship down. It was my first professional offer for anything, and I had said no.
My coworkers have provided for me in ways that are less quantifiable than money, career, or real estate: it’s been in venting sessions over drinks, showing up to my events, movie nights, hugs, holidays spent together, and general support.
Mike: The Awl had an interesting post about shoplifting yesterday. Have you ever shoplifted?