Another chit. They came to him everywhere he went; at college, at work. Mocking at him, he was sure they were mean pranks played by someone. He turned his face to them all lest anyone see him with one. Coming out from another failed audition he noticed it; jeering, mocking, condescending and a particularly nasty one. Not resisting this time he picked it up; smiling and turning it over he found a call for try-outs. Life was never the same again for him.
~ On embracing failures