Buttered On Both Sides
Michael had been crushing on his coworker for months. She was always friendly and helpful, and he couldn’t help but feel drawn to her.
One day, he finally decided to ask her out for drinks after work. She said yes and was happy to meet with him alone.
To his surprise, she revealed that she was actually married, and Michael was left feeling embarrassed and ashamed.
He realized that sometimes our perceptions can be clouded by our own desires and hopes.