The Valpo Core Reader

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Freshman Seminar Essay

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The hectic life I led as an office flunky definitely required a chance to relax and get away from ringing telephones, stacks and stacks of work, and irate bosses and co-workers. Tranquility became more precious to me than gold. But where could peace be found during a forty-five minute lunch break? Certainly not in the bustling office building. Therefore, each day I would grab my lunch and dash (not too precipitously) out of the building and towards my own private, peaceful nook.