Hostel Takeover

by Bill Wickart

I advanced quickly. One remaining competitor, in poor cash position, directors' meeting today. We meet in the restroom.

"Charles, you're history. No liquidity; I'll become chairman today."

"Perhaps. As of yesterday, I control your holding company." My blind spot. "Jennifer emptied your desk, mister vice-president."

Washed up, I faced him. His hand extended.


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Darrin Mossor
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