The Balloon Journey
“Success means obtaining your desires. Happiness, enjoying what you have obtained”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When I reached the fifty-seventh floor and the elevator door opened, the scene that met my eyes left me petrified. The area in which the chairs were arranged was completely full of people, every one of whom was studying us. Some smiled, some greeted us amiably.
“So you’re the famous redhead,” said one. “Congratulations on your work. Your campaigns are the best we’ve seen in recent times. This is the most reliable demonstration of the fact that fresh air is blowing through the company.”
I thanked him for his words, realising that his group of serious-looking people would be some of the investors so feared ...