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The Harsh Stare of Judgment

Ten. More. Seconds… that's all I needed. As the slo-ooww-w woman behind the checkout line tallied the total, my eyes pleaded with her to hurry – credit card in one hand and screaming toddler in the other. "But Momma," whined interrupted my Kindergartner as he tugged on my shirt, "Just ONE piece of candy? Pleezzzee!"