Sixty One

The boss's blinker didn't work. He could afford a new one, but never fixed it. Instead it was Ed Yarnell's problem. He had to run the boss's errands. Still, Ed believed he was going to be fired pretty soon. He used to be an amanuensis. He didn't really mind. If the end came he would steal all the office staplers and then attempt to staple down the letter 'q' on everyone's keyboard.