How Does It FEEL?

Events happen TO a character, but how that character REACTS is the real story

Your protagonist has just been fired—a week after signing a year’s lease on an apartment and two weeks after the end of her/his marriage.

In a paragraph or page, describe her/his initial reaction to this latest personal disaster:

HINT: As you complete these exercises, SAVE them. A phrase or description may be exactly what you need for something you write later on.