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Gilded hearts

A story about love as it is

By Adaeze ANIPublished 2 months ago 1 min read
Gilded hearts
Photo by Jonathan Borba on Unsplash

Once upon a time, there lived a young woman named Sarah. She lived in a small but cozy apartment in the bustling city of New York. She had dreams of becoming a successful businesswoman, but for now, she worked as a receptionist at a local law firm.

One day, Sarah was walking around her neighborhood when a limousine pulled up next to her. Out stepped a handsome, wealthy man, who introduced himself as James. James was the son of a multi-millionaire and had recently inherited his father's business. He had come to town to find an assistant to help him run the business.

Sarah was intrigued by James and the thought of a high-paying job. She accepted his offer and, after a few weeks of training, began her new job.

At first, Sarah was overwhelmed by her new position and the wealth of her new employer. But, as time passed, she quickly adapted. She proved to be a valuable asset to James and the business, and they soon developed a strong bond.

One day, James surprised Sarah with a lavish dinner at the fanciest restaurant in town. Afterward, they went for a romantic walk along the river. It was then that James declared his love for Sarah and asked her to marry him.

Sarah was taken aback by the sudden proposal, but it didn't take her long to say yes. The two were soon married and Sarah retired from her job as James' assistant.

The newlyweds settled into a life of luxury. Sarah became accustomed to the finer things in life, but she never forgot where she came from. She and James used their wealth to do good in the community, donating to charities and helping those in need.

Years passed and Sarah and James grew old together. Their love for each other only grew stronger, and they were still as happy as the day they got married. They left behind a legacy of love and kindness that will forever be remembered.

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