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When disappointing 'A' Level results put an end to Stacey's dream of studying at Cambridge University, she has to face the prospect of a life very different from the one she had envisioned. To Stacey it is the end of the world. Depressed by the sense of failure and the thought of the life she sees ahead of her, she abandons a night out with friends to spend some time alone ...more
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Published July 15th 2012 by Smashwords Edition (first published July 14th 2012)
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Jul 27, 2012 rated it it was amazing
This is the second book by M.T. Mathieson I have read. I must say I was really hesitant to get into it because the first one TXT, frightened me so much. This is a well written,short but very engaging read. Stacy so busy hiding from her preconceived prejudices, almost makes the biggest mistake of her life.

M.T. has a serious control on the fear factor. There are no imagined monsters chasing the characters, just the monsters in the shadows that are so real it keeps you looking over your shoulder.

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This was a really good short story. The young lady, Stacy, is someone who believes that her entire being revolves around where she goes to university. When that doesn't happen, her world falls apart. What happens to her on Rathbone Road changes her outlook, letting her see that the world is a much bigger, and more agreeable, place than she had allowed it to be.
This story is one of discovery, of letting circumstances change one's outlook on life. Stacy learns that preconceived notions, not just o
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This was a short story with a lot of meaning. Because Stacy doesn't get into Cambridge, she feels as if her life is over and she is a failure. While walking home on Rathbone Road, Stacy discovers things and people are not always how they seem.

I enjoyed reading this well written short story!
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