David was greedy for opportunity, he couldn't resist the insider deals.
This time he'd been tempted too far, and failed, had screwed the timings ...
Eden within his grasp. Then snared by the snake.
As the apple fell, the phone rang ...
"You messed up David. That wasn't on the cards." The Woman fell silent.
"Listen, I can make this right. There's another trade ..."
"Enough." The Woman interrupted. "You blew it. There's no going back. You know what happens next."
The phone cut dead.
David's mouth felt drier than The Client's account.
They were coming for him. But he wasn't giving in.
He held the final plan.
I'm linking up with JB47's 100 Word Challenge. This week's prompt was ... as the apple fell ...
This is part of a wider story. You can read the other instalments in the series here.