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The Accidental Millionaire: How to Succeed in Life Without Really Trying by Gary Fong

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chapter seven

The Intruder in the Spider Outfit

I didn’t pick Club Med in Nassau out of the blue. I had a friend named Charlotte who was a party planner in Sherman Oaks. Tall, attractive, slender, and in her mid-twenties, she was a director of catering for a nearby hotel. She and her Day Runner, always inseparable. Picture Courtney Cox in Friends, only taller.
Charlotte and I reconnected when my marriage ended. She was a generous listener and a phone person. I am also a phone person, so we would stay up late into the night solving the mysteries of life together. She was single, career-driven, and always complaining about never meeting Mr. Right.
At this point in my life, I should confess that I had a problem that my marriage counselor ...

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