Creative Copy Challenge #67
BET YOU CAN’T take the 10 random words below and, in the comments, create a cohesive, creative short story tying all the words together! And remember: after (if) you finish, highlight your words and click the bold button to make them stand out and help you determine if you forgot any words. (If you’ve missed some challenges, we BET YOU CAN’T do those, either.)
In numeric order this time:
Oh, the agony of the double whammy of having the intranet and the internet access both frozen, at the very instant both are needed.
The motion of the techs running the oval of the cubical area was frenetic. The pace was enough to almost send me into an epileptic fit, and it was a royal PITA to have to sit around with nothing to do but watch.
When all was said and done, with everything back working again, a tech told me “It was an errant rule in the firewall setup.” He also said he was sorry but, they were unable to track the source of the error.
I told him it was alright because, it was time for me to punch out for the day and go home.
It only took them the last four hours of my workday to resolve the problem but, I get paid anyway. But, if they had listened to my suggestions at the beginning of all this the problem would probably have been found and fixed in fifteen or twenty minutes.
Sometimes it is not so bad to be locked out of administrative rights, let them run around, as they get paid more than I, while I get paid to wait.