The Last Threat

The final straw that made me turn my back on corporate culture

A man in a dark hood standing in the aisle of a server room.
Photo by Pawel Janiak on Unsplash

He barges in like a kid pursued by a drooling German Shepherd.

Yaa, my colleague, tries to calm him down. She pleads with him to wear his mask and tell his story. The twenty seconds that follow his silence tick the time bomb in his head.