The cashier fidgeted. “Sorry, sir, company policy.”
The man pounded his fist.
“Sir, if my boss came in and I had a $50 bill in the register, I’d get fired! I can’t lose my job!”
“Once more. Ready this time? Are you? It’s a… management problem!”
Two little boys were waiting in his F150 playing video games, slumped down, intense.
I imagine they’ll have a problem to manage all their lives. The one who was about to jump in his truck and peel away.