"From the bottom of my heart, thank you for giving me a few minutes of your time." or "Thank you from the bottom of my heart, for giving me a few minutes of your time." "I hope to God I can entertain you and that perhaps you'll find enough value in my stories to keep paying me a dollar for them." or "I hope to God that I am entertaining you and that you'll find my stories worth a dollar." Thanks in advance for helping me out.