Life Passages VI – The Confrontation

“I don’t know what I was thinking?” Madeleine admits to her father; Robert while riding with him, in his car. “I think I know.” Robert calmly replies. “Dad, I know…I know! Can I not get a major speech this second?” Madeleine tells her father in a frustrated tone. “A Speech?..Who said anything about a speech?”Continue reading “Life Passages VI – The Confrontation”

Life Passages V – The Dilemma

“Did you hear what I said, Mads?” Lila exclaims. “Huh? …What?” Distracted Madeleine replies. “Are you coming or not?” Lila quickly responds, in a frustrated tone. “Coming? …Where again?” Madeleine asks as she mentally resurfaces. “To the “Hip-Ball”…You know, the hottest underground party of the season?” Lila says excitedly. “Yeah…Um…Don’t we have to be 18 to get in?”Continue reading “Life Passages V – The Dilemma”

Life Passages IV – The Stand Out

“What do you want me to do?” 16 year old Madeleine asked her mother; Ellen. “I don’t want you to anything that your conscience is not already telling you to do.” Replied Ellen Madeleine takes a deep breath and sighs “Well I don’t see what the big deal is…everyone does it!” Madeleine snapped back atContinue reading “Life Passages IV – The Stand Out”