After a long hiatus, I finally called up my boss. After exchanging the usual pleasantries, he went like, ‘So, what’s the plan now?’
I closed my eyes and braced myself for the warm, halo-like feeling to envelop me.
It never came.
The background sound effect of blowing streamers died down in my head.
Apparently Sir had forgotten to tell them that I’d be coming back. Hmph.
He gulped. Beads of sweat formed on his forehead and threatened to trickle down.
‘Name, Place, Animal, Thing!’ I fumed. ‘Haven’t you ever played that?’