Anna, the most intimidating boss Jamie’d ever had, had scheduled a meeting with her. As if Jamie’s nerves weren’t already frayed enough! Anna always had a way of making her feel like she was an idiot, twisting her words to make her inconsequential, a nobody.
Anna strode through the office door, wiping her hands on her pants leg, wearing her usual solemn expression, but Jamie suddenly felt relaxed, knowing once and for all that Anna was no better than she.
“Jamie, thanks for coming in,” Anna began, as if Jamie had a choice.
“Of course, Anna, but before we begin, I should tell you – there’s toilet paper stuck to the bottom of your shoe.”
The theme for the six sentence story challenge this week is fray.