Urine Trouble: A Short Story Essay

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In a smallish windowless office a nervous intern waits anxiously. His palms are sweaty and his knee won't stop shaking, He thinks about what he assumes this... what he knows this meeting must be about and he tries to relax. He looks around, thinks about pacing the room, thinks better of it, just like he has for the last 20 minutes. He keeps checking his retro flip phone for the time, only the time function works as well as calls but the inner screen broke so he can't play any games. He thinks about if they purposely face the chair away from the door just to make him more anxious. Now he hears two hushed voices with a hint veiled contempt in each muffled phrase, not contempt for eachother though. Maybe a little ill will from the big boss…show more content…
In a smallish windowless office a nervous intern waits anxiously. His palms are sweaty and his knee won't stop shaking, He thinks about what he assumes this... what he knows this meeting must be about and he tries to relax. He looks around, thinks about pacing the room, thinks better of it, just like he has for the last 20 minutes. He keeps checking his retro flip phone for the time, only the time function works as well as calls but the inner screen broke so he can't play any games. He thinks about if they purposely face the chair away from the door just to make him more anxious. Now he hears two hushed voices with a hint veiled contempt in each muffled phrase, not contempt for eachother though. Maybe a little ill will from the big boss Thompson to Willard who is Cal's supposed supervisor, but contempt for Cal here who has probably ruined an entire years worth of stock. The fact that this has gone on for a year and Willard is just learning of it now shows how incompotent he is as a supervisor. The voices stop and just Thompson enters as Cal cranes his neck to see. Before the big boss comes in you should know that Cal was on a drug that might be worth mentioning, but definitly not to Mr. Thompson. A small group of Cal's friends were playing with computer models that simulated brain chemistry when they discovered that adjusting the concentrations of two specific vitamins and introducing an small alien molecule to the system would lead to the self assembly of a new

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