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HARASSMENT & BULLYING

THREE HARASSMENT STORY SETS

1. SURPRISE HARASSERS

THE ONE-NIGHT STAND(Don’t Use Email to Describe Your Bodily Malfunctions)

Sheldon and Brenda were field engineers who serviced equipment sold to hospitals and medical clinics around the country. During an extended business trip, Sheldon and Brenda spent a great deal of time together, at the customer site and during meals back at the hotel.

They’d had no prior romantic involvement. However, continuous close proximity plus copious amounts of alcohol on their last evening resulted in their sharing the same hotel room that night.

The next morning, Sheldon beamed in ...

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