It was usual on Friday afternoon for the boss to vent his spleen at one of the interns. That is why he had them in the office.
“I’m sorry, I didn’t mean to vent my spleen like that. I guess I’ve just got a few things on my mind.”
Once Dave started to drink, it was a vicious circle. At night he would get drunk to forget his misery, and then in the morning wake and feel more disappointed in himself. Then would make him even more unhappy, and so he would start drinking again.
The success of the economy has actually started something of a vicious circle in terms of traffic and pollution: as more people have become rich, so they have bought more cars. These cars needed more roads, and so nature was destroyed to build them. More roads, however, has only encouraged more people to drive.
“I’ve exercised before, but body-building is virgin territory for me.”
The Prime Minister did a volte-face on immigration once he saw it would win him more votes.