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|Tatiana:||Hey Natalia. What’s going on?|
|Natalia:||Why? Do I look nervous? I could hardly sleep last night.|
|Tatiana:||Well, you look great – fresh as a daisy, but you do seem a little nervous. Normally you are so happy-go-lucky.|
|Natalia:||I am just a little nervous because I am doing several presentations today.|
|Tatiana:||You have done many presentations, with great success. What’s different this time?|
|Natalia:||This time I will be presenting in front of people from all over Manitoba, including some of the top dogs in the industry. I hope I am ready for this! I don’t want to feel like a small fry!|
|Tatiana:||A small fry? Are you kidding me? Everyone knows how accomplished you are. I don’t think anyone will see you as a small fry!|
|Natalia:||I hope you’re right, but maybe …|
|Tatiana:||Maybe what, Natalia?|
|Natalia:||On the other hand, I don’t want to come across as high and mighty. I heard the master of ceremonies is quick tempered. Maybe …|
|Tatiana:||Natalia, maybe you should just get out there, relax and do a wonderful presentation!|
|Natalia:||Thanks for the kind words, Tatiana.|
|Tatiana:||No problem! Just remember to give me a call when you are done and let me know how it went.|
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