A petite young woman with long black hair and blue eyes leaned against the corner of the elevator as it ascended. She let out a yawn of boredom just as the doors opened. Stepping out of the elevator she entered a deserted work area with endless empty cubicles.
Thank goodness for no one else likes to work on a Saturday, she thought.
Making her way across the cubicle farm she stopped at a door with the name placard: Samantha Neal, Software Developer.
Unlocking the door Sam stepped into her office and booted up her computer. The familiar desktop image of the Virtua-tainment logo greeted her. She quickly accessed her email and after sorting through things that were either junk or could be addressed later she opened the one labeled ‘glitch report’.
Here are the latest glitches for the Virtua-town Hospital.
-Doctors, patients and well everyone are just walking through you like you’re not there.
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There was an aura of anxiousness hanging through the air. It was a Friday afternoon and 10 year old Jenny was at home with just her 15 year old brother Daniel for the weekend as their parents went to a wedding. She couldn’t have friends over when her parents were gone, and Daniel never wanted to play with her. This time she had something that could help with that problem. She had a bit of an odd friend named Alexis that gave her a solution. Alexis said she knew how to hypnotize people and taught Jenny the skill. Jenny was a bit skeptical, but she had nothing to lose.
She knocked on her brother’s door to ask if he wanted to play. Daniel responded with “I got homework to do; I can’t play your little girl games right now.” Jenny knew he would say no and decided to go with plan b. She needed to get him to let her test it out to see if it works. “My friend says that you can hypnotize anyone. Will you let me try it out on you?&