Dear Chicago Writer,
Thank you for your submission to _After Hours_ magazine. After a careful reading of your manuscript, we have decided that we will not be using your work at this time. We do hope that you will consider submitting more samples of your work to us again in the future. We apologize if you've waited longer than our standard reading time.
Thank you also for your interest in and support of _After Hours_.
Sincerely, The Editors