A young professional sat in his father's study, asking for a loan. Not a huge loan; just enough to reign in his untamed credit card debt. As his father handed him the check, the son felt the need to explain himself.

"If the company paid more," he said sheepishly, "I wouldn't have to ask for this."

The father smiled, recognizing the moment he'd hoped for.

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