Stories tagged “assistant”

  • Personal Assistance

    “Cindy, bring me a chinchilla.” Cindy sighed as the intercom next to her bed snapped to life. As the personal assistant to Rupardt Heldt, she was used to random requests. “It’s 3AM, sir. We’re in Toronto. We can’t get a chinchilla right...

  • Sampson

    “You rang, Sir?” “Indeed I did Sampson. Sit down.” Sampson promptly took a seat in the polished wooden chair that stood in front of the chairman’s enormous desk. It was covered in papers all of the time but Sampson had no ...

    • Author: Murj;
    • Posted almost 4 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Of Assistants and Magistrates

    “It’s not like they really understand what you say,” came a chiding voice from over his shoulder. Doc turned to see Sarah’s grinning as she wiped her hands on a rag, all youthful mirth and self amusement. “You’re ent...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 2 years ago.
  • Glory and Envy

    It was tedious work, being a research assistant. Long nights spent cleaning up the master’s mistakes, weekends missed that beckoned with thoughts of women and booze in equal quantities. He had no life to speak of other than his work; he was total...

  • These Long Nights: Unpleasant History

    For a moment, Max considered the idea that the doctor could actually read his mind and then dismissed the thought. Doctor Francis appeared to be a lot of things, creepy and annoying chief among them, but Max doubted that the man had made a deal with th...

  • Boredom in the Margins

    I glanced at the clock; it was 5:35. Working for a private detective was supposed to be exciting. It was supposed to be my entrance into a world of intrigue, action, and damsels in distress. Mostly, it was a way to escape, exist a little bit more towar...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted 11 months ago.
    • 5 out of 5