My favorite time of the week is here again, the day the fabulous Rochelle unveils the weekly photo theme for our Friday Fictioneer adventures. Last week I had one of my most favorite ever prompts. I hope you enjoy this one as much as I did.
Copyright – Marie Gail Stratford
“Are you absolutely crazy? You can’t do that!” Louis said. He was standing now, pointing a finger at his business partner.
“You heard the board. If we cannot improve sales by fifty percent we’re both out!”
“I won’t be a part of this!”
“Fine. But keep your trap shut!” Henry barked.
At the next quarterly meeting the chairman of the board patted Henry on the back as he bragged.
“A seventy percent increase! Tell me how you did it?”
“We maximized our resources,” Henry replied.
“This mouse,” the chairman said, “is mesmerizing. Almost like mind control.”
“Uh-huh,” Henry swallowed hard.