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7 drafts and I submit to the editors

Okay, that short story I've been working on for the last few days is done after seven drafts and an hour long discussion with my wife about the first paragraph. Here's a teaser from the middle of the story:
“Need a ride?” Mick asked from an open window of a ’87 Camero blaring Mötley Crüe’s “Same Ol’ Situation”... He was a big kid, both tall and heavy, with his flannel plaid shirt open to an old white Joe Camel T-shirt. I nodded yes and he opened the passenger door.

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