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The caller said she was taking a nationwide
. She asked if he had a few minutes.
said yes. This was the first time a
had ever called him. She asked if he
on his cell phone. He said yes. She
if he was driving. He said no. She
him to imagine a ladder. The bottom rung
number one. The top rung was number ten. “
satisfied are you with your life?” she asked.
said number five. “Is your life better now
five years ago?” she asked. He said no. “
you think your life will be better five
from now?” she asked. He said no. She
many questions, one after another. He looked at
clock. Was this going to be a roaming
? He didn’t trust his phone company. “I have
go,” he said, and hung up.