There was no getting past the fact that the damn thing was broken, or that without it, I wouldn’t be able to get what I needed. I shoved it violently to the back of the workbench; delicate electronics and my microtool kit went everywhere. That’s when I heard my boss clear her throat behind me.
* * * * * FFF-55 Vol. IX. Tell a story in exactly 55 words. Go see G-Man.