(Included in the volume ROGUES' GALLERY (NOT YET PUBLISHED. MANUSCRIPT AVAILABLE IN EPUB FORMAT.))
THE STORY: “Where was the ring? I stared at the open box.” After a doomed proposal and a night of heavy drinking, a would-be fiancé wakes to a hangover and a missing engagement ring. A phone call from a stranger may hold the key to its whereabouts¬—and an opportunity for a fresh start.