It was a long business meeting, a fun-filled event that made pulling out your own hair kind of appealing. By the time our torture finally ended, I was famished and suggested lunch. This was surprising considering how much bull shit we were fed. We stopped at the mall and had salad and bagels and steak. My two esteemed colleagues wanted to pop into the pharmacy, where you find an array of things to pop and left me with the bill. Hence the reason why I really, really, really like them.
After relinquishing some hard-earned cash, I picked up my wallet and phone. I would have picked up my keys too, but realised they were missing in action. After searching for them underneath, on top, behind and through the table, it dawned on me that they must have fallen out of my pocket. Karma was pissed of with me. I was succumbed by a mild wave of panic, which included a flustered face and elevated heartbeat.
I retraced my steps into the parking area, looking down like I was the Hunchback of Notre Dame. Continue reading