23 Have a clear, responsible goal.
24 Provide your listeners with choices, and use sound
evidence and reasoning.
25 Share all evidence that will help your audience reach a
26 Be sensitive to, and tolerant of, differences, and
simultaneously. One theory has it that Bd was moved around the globe
with shipments of African clawed frogs, which were used in the nineteenfifties and sixties in pregnancy tests. (Female African clawed frogs, when
injected with the urine of a pregnant wo
JB didnt come, Malcolm says, sounding annoyed, as Willem kisses him and Sophie hello. He and Fredrik broke up
maybethis morning. But maybe they didnt, because he said he was going to come up tomorrow. I couldnt really figure
out what was going on.
By the time Jude was taken away from him a third time, he was feeling confident enough to
begin introducing himself to the small pack of people who orbited him in a loose ring, smiling in
his direction. He met a tall Asian woman named Clarissa whom he rem
Im lonely, he says aloud, and the silence of the apartment absorbs the words like blood soaking into cotton.
This loneliness is a recent discovery, and is different from the other lonelinesses he has experienced: it is not the
childhood loneliness of not
headlights makes the paintjob itself seem to burn. And beneath, the accordioned hood. Yep, Brunos never going to
speak to her again. Her shoes and clothes already half-soaked, she moves out of range of the water. And thats when she
spots the form crumpled
had titles. This joke is called Racial and Religious Differences in Drinking Establishment
Patronage. Then hed deliver the Abstract of the joke. So instead of simply saying, A rabbi, a priest, and
a black guy walk into a bar, hed say, The subjects of this
WHEN SHE WAS getting in the car she bumped her head hard against its top. Damnation!
Why dont they make these things high enough to get into? She rubbed her forehead until her
ey es focused.
Okay , honey ? Yeah. Im all right.
Henry shut the door softly ,
man who hurt me? The fact that he smiled and waved doesnt mean anything, he could be a psychopath for all I know.
But I cant see him as a psychopath. I cant explain it, but I warm to him.
I could contact Scott again. But I need to give him a reason to tal
dust, and a phalanx of women, with palm leaves in their handstheir mothers, I
assumed. The women sang and stepped heavily, beating the air with the palms,
walking and dancing both. I was squeezed into a taxi, a beat-up yellow Mercedes
with a green stripe
I am not going to run away, papa, said Kitty, fretfully. If I should ever go to Brighton, I would
behave better than Lydia.
You go to Brighton! I would not trust you so near it as East Bourne, for fifty
pounds! No, Kitty, I have at least learnt to be caut
WHERE DO YOU NEED TO GROW?
When change happens, you can either cooperate with it and learn how to ben-efit from it or you
can resist it and eventually get run over by it. Its your choice.
When you embrace change wholeheartedly as an inevitable part of lif
What about the selection? I asked.
There was no selection. They were all certainties for the gas.
. . . Im thinking, What dont we do to them? I suppose we dont rape them.
Much. Instead we do something much nastier than that. You ought to learn some