Behind The Mask
By JJ Argus
JJ Argus has written more than 250 novels, and been published in hardcover, softcover, and innumerable magazines and digests.
This story is a work of fiction. All characters are over eighteen.
It wasn't a great job, but at least it was a job, and it taken her a long time to find one.
You need the money, she told herself, fighting to loosen the ball of tension in her stomach.
Allison's parents hadn't raised her to be a whiner and feel sorry for herself. They'd raised her to be independent and pragmatic, and to do what needed doing.