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Ralph Waldo Emerson boldly states,

"Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions.
All life is an experiment."

In May of this year, I suddenly found myself smack in the middle of a very unusual 'life experiment.' I deposited a junk mail check into my ATM and to my absolute dismay, it cashed. Thus began one of the wildest adventures I've ever been on in my life.
  • My $95,093.35 Adventure,
  • Part I: Depositing the Junk Mail Check
    Part II: Getting a Cashier's Check

    Part III: The Day They Noticed $95,093.35 Missing

    Part IV: Learning My Rights

    Part V: Beating Fear!

    Part VI: Henry Bailey

    Part VII: Wall Street Journal

    Part VIII: Updates

    Part IX: Ending the FICAL Matter

    During this episode, I've run across a few quotes that I find especially relevant. My favorite begins like this,


    If you can keep your head when all about you
    Are losing theirs and blaming it on you;
    If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,
    But make allowance for their doubting too;
    If you can wait and not be tired by waiting;
    Or, being lied about, don't deal in lies,
    Or, being hated, don't give way to hating;
    And yet don't look too good, nor talk too wise;


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