Welcome to EFNB 10th Anniversary Week! This entry is a sequel to one posted ten years ago on February 27, 2010.
The pounding on the door grew louder. “Mr. Orleans? Is everything all right?”

Rich looked desperately back and forth, from the door to the crumpled form of Bernard Orleans in his large leather chair, to the neat bullet hole in the wall.

“E…everything’s fine,” Rich cried out, in his best imitation of Orleans’ aged and irascible wheezing.

“Glad to hear it. Open the door! The shareholders are here for their meeting.”

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