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I Have Received An Insulting Present From a Coworker

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    Another "Secret Santa" victim here. For a number of reasons (none of them actually valid), since I started work at my current job there have been a number of rumours that I'm a lesbian. Doesn't bother me, of course - except that it's not true! Christmas 2007, we all...
    sevvysebby sevvysebby 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 9, 2009

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    My office has a "Secret Santa" at Christmastime each year. The only stipulations were that the game is “voluntary only” and the gift must be valued between fifteen and twenty dollars. I am a huge Jim Carey fan. One of my closest co-workers is also one of...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 8, 2009

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