‘Please!’ I was prepared to crawl on the ground on all fours for an answer. While talking to the spirit of wisdom, he dropped the fact that he knew the outcome of the business dealings, even before they had been put into action. ‘No!’ he snapped, as he turned into a no entry sign in the middle of my office. ‘It would make life so much easier for me!’ I insisted.
‘You will learn nothing about life peering into a crystal ball all day.’ The no entry sign flashed brightly.