Bob’s Bad Luck Valentine: Short Story

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Bob’s Bad Luck Valentine’s Day

Once upon a time, there was a man named Bob who was hopelessly in love with his co-worker, Diane. Bob had been trying to ask her out for months, but every time he tried to muster up the courage, his nerves got the best of him.

Valentine's Day was quickly approaching, and Bob was determined to finally ask Diane out. He had the perfect plan: he would show up at her desk with a bouquet of roses and a box of chocolates, and ask her out to a fancy dinner.

On the day of, Bob woke up extra early to make sure he was looking his best. He put on his best suit, polished his shoes, and even practiced what he was going to say in front of the mirror.

When he got to work, he was nervous but ready. He confidently walked up to Diane's desk and presented her with the roses and chocolates.

"Diane, I have been wanting to ask you out for a long time now," Bob said with a smile. "Would you like to go out to dinner with me on Valentine's Day?"

Diane looked at him with a confused expression and said, "Bob, I don't think you understand. I'm actually in a relationship with Tim from the mailroom."

Bob's heart sank, and he quickly gathered his things and retreated back to his desk, feeling embarrassed and defeated.

As the day went on, Bob felt more and more miserable. He had been so sure that Diane was the one for him, and now he was left alone on Valentine's Day.

Just as he was about to call it a day and head home, he got a call from his best friend, Gary.

"Hey man, what's up?" Bob answered, trying to hide the sadness in his voice.

"I know you're feeling down because of Diane, but I have a surprise for you," Gary said. "I got you a blind date with my cousin, and she's hot."

Bob was skeptical, but he agreed to give it a try. When he arrived at the restaurant, he was pleasantly surprised. His blind date was a beautiful woman named Lily, and they hit it off immediately.

As it turned out, Bob had a fantastic Valentine's Day after all. He and Lily continued to see each other, and Bob finally found the love he had been searching for.

From then on, Bob never gave up hope and always followed his heart, no matter how nervous it made him. And he lived happily ever after.

Cosmically Yours,
Foxy Magick