It was just a dumb joke, but the joke turns out to be on Richard. Follow his journey submission and discovery.
“I swear. It was like being out with a five-year-old. Maybe I should have... More > ordered from the children’s menu and cut up the meat for you. And don’t you ever speak to Carol that way again. Not only is she my boss’s daughter, but she is my friend.” Her wagging finger, inches from the tip of my nose, emphasized her point.
“Well. Speak up,” she said.
My mouth moved, but nothing came out. Lesley grabbed my ear. I was shocked as she dragged me to a corner of the living room. “Since you aren’t in any mood to speak, you can stand there and think about it while I change out of this dress. It’s obvious I have no need for it tonight.”
Richard's world was about to change in ways he never imagined.< Less