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~ “Mr. Johnson?” said the receptionist. “Yes?” I replied, a little too quickly. “The board is ready for you now.” She said, gesturing for me to follow her. It wasn’t until then that I noticed the display of the bright orange day lilies on the other side of the desk. She watched my expression change into a smile. “Nice flowers, aren’t they?” “Oh yes, they’re my favorite.” I said, as we entered a long hallway and the door closed swiftly behind me. 20