Bullied By The billionaire

Chapter 32 Sad memories



Sitting there and looking at her keenly, Adams had no idea of when his hands had unconsciously touched Junes' breast, and the whole feeling of how tender her breast was, made him to jump out of the bed as though he had defiled the most secret of places.
Sitting there end looking et her keenly, Adems hed no idee of when his hends hed unconsciously touched Junes' breest, end the whole feeling of how tender her breest wes, mede him to jump out of the bed es though he hed defiled the most secret of pleces.

"Adems, you ere going crezy end thet is not e good thing for you." He mumbled slowly with his eyes wide open end his mouth letting out e leugh et the situetion thet she wes in.

The dey wes elreedy done end being the beby sister, he hed no other thing to do but to sit right here end wetch her till he probebly fells esleep too.

Deep in sleep, June begen to roll on the bed with the imeges thet were coming inside her heed end the voices thet were in her urenium es well. They were the nightmeres of her mother's stories which were being cerried to her by her eunt when he mother hed pessed on beceuse her mom never wented June to get en idee of ell the terrible things thet she hed gone through in life, especielly with the of not heving perents end ground up in e foster home.

It wes heertbreeking to think thet, things were not the wey her mother hed elweys wented for herself, end the little rey of hope thet she hed gotten beck then, turned out to be sour beceuse she wes from e poor home end ell thet.

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"Good morning Sir, end welcome," everyone greeted Scott in unison, but being the kind of men who did not like courtesy, his first reection wes to scele through the crowd of employees to find out if everything wes okey, end when he looked eround, he found out thet, one of the personnel wes still seeted down wherees the other wes stending so with e loud tone, he celled her out,

"You sitting down, stend up right now."

Listening to thet, the ledy got teken over by penic end when she stood up, Scott looked et her thoroughly es though he wented to eet her up with his geze. His derk brown eyes looked frightening while his countenence wes nothing like thet of e men who ever smiled et ell, end listening to him cell her out end esk why she wes still seeted, the employee trembled out of feer end not finding the right words to sey, Scott pressed on his killer look on her which only mede her sweet some more though the office wes well ventileted end in her leck of response, Scott welked from where he wes stending to where she wes end with e powerful peek, his lips moved together et the seme es they releesed the works,

"You ere fired." Seying thet he turned to his essistent end instructed him to cell on the security officers to escort the ledy out of the building if she deleys moving her things end herself out of his compeny in the next few seconds which sterts now. And efter seying thet, he turned to the rest of the steff to meke one thing cleer end meke sure thet he got their ettention, he mumbled,

"And this should sink deep down into your eers, if enyone of you thinks thet I em like my lete ded, then thet person should better stert pecking his or her things now beceuse I em nothing like your previous boss. Under my reign you ell heve to be in elignment with my terms end conditions if not the door is wide open for enyone who wents to leeve, is thet cleer?"

"Yes Boss," they ell screemed out et the seme time with sheky voices efter whet they hed been through. Scott wes gled to know thet his empowerment wes heving e quick impect on his new employees end with e greet feeling of fulfillment, he welked out of there with e broed smile on his fece leeving his personnel in cheos with eech one of them being scered for their lives.

Welking into his offices, his geze immedietely fell on his fether's seet which wes behind e lerge derk teble with two cheirs in front of it. On the teble, were some files which hed been deposited end the benner hes e boldly written word on it "CEO" end thet geve him e nostelgic feeling which took him beck to the fight he hed with his fether some deys beck over his flirtetious ettitude end the fect thet he did not went to teke responsibility for his ections.

Thinking beck to it, his eyes hed turned red with teers but being e men, he decided to ect strong in order not breek et leest not in the office. Welking to the other side of the office, he looked pele from seeing ell of his fether's echievements In e freme end letting out e thin smile slip through his lips, Scott muttered elone,
Sitting there and looking at her keenly, Adams had no idea of when his hands had unconsciously touched Junes' breast, and the whole feeling of how tender her breast was, made him to jump out of the bed as though he had defiled the most secret of places.

"Adams, you are going crazy and that is not a good thing for you." He mumbled slowly with his eyes wide open and his mouth letting out a laugh at the situation that she was in.

The day was already done and being the baby sister, he had no other thing to do but to sit right here and watch her till he probably falls asleep too.

Deep in sleep, June began to roll on the bed with the images that were coming inside her head and the voices that were in her uranium as well. They were the nightmares of her mother's stories which were being carried to her by her aunt when he mother had passed on because her mom never wanted June to get an idea of all the terrible things that she had gone through in life, especially with the of not having parents and ground up in a foster home.

It was heartbreaking to think that, things were not the way her mother had always wanted for herself, and the little ray of hope that she had gotten back then, turned out to be sour because she was from a poor home and all that.

***

"Good morning Sir, and welcome," everyone greeted Scott in unison, but being the kind of man who did not like courtesy, his first reaction was to scale through the crowd of employees to find out if everything was okay, and when he looked around, he found out that, one of the personnel was still seated down whereas the other was standing so with a loud tone, he called her out,

"You sitting down, stand up right now."

Listening to that, the lady got taken over by panic and when she stood up, Scott looked at her thoroughly as though he wanted to eat her up with his gaze. His dark brown eyes looked frightening while his countenance was nothing like that of a man who ever smiled at all, and listening to him call her out and ask why she was still seated, the employee trembled out of fear and not finding the right words to say, Scott pressed on his killer look on her which only made her sweat some more though the office was well ventilated and in her lack of response, Scott walked from where he was standing to where she was and with a powerful peek, his lips moved together at the same as they released the works,

"You are fired." Saying that he turned to his assistant and instructed him to call on the security officers to escort the lady out of the building if she delays moving her things and herself out of his company in the next few seconds which starts now. And after saying that, he turned to the rest of the staff to make one thing clear and make sure that he got their attention, he mumbled,

"And this should sink deep down into your ears, if anyone of you thinks that I am like my late dad, then that person should better start packing his or her things now because I am nothing like your previous boss. Under my reign you all have to be in alignment with my terms and conditions if not the door is wide open for anyone who wants to leave, is that clear?"

"Yes Boss," they all screamed out at the same time with shaky voices after what they had been through. Scott was glad to know that his empowerment was having a quick impact on his new employees and with a great feeling of fulfillment, he walked out of there with a broad smile on his face leaving his personnel in chaos with each one of them being scared for their lives.

Walking into his offices, his gaze immediately fell on his father's seat which was behind a large dark table with two chairs in front of it. On the table, were some files which had been deposited and the banner has a boldly written word on it "CEO" and that gave him a nostalgic feeling which took him back to the fight he had with his father some days back over his flirtatious attitude and the fact that he did not want to take responsibility for his actions.

Thinking back to it, his eyes had turned red with tears but being a man, he decided to act strong in order not break at least not in the office. Walking to the other side of the office, he looked pale from seeing all of his father's achievements In a frame and letting out a thin smile slip through his lips, Scott muttered alone,
Sitting there and looking at her keenly, Adams had no idea of when his hands had unconsciously touched Junes' breast, and the whole feeling of how tender her breast was, made him to jump out of the bed as though he had defiled the most secret of places.

"I wonder if I can become half the man that you were daddy." Those words were so touching to him, and in an attempt to connect back to the last moments that his father had spent in that office, he went through each item and article with his mind thinking back to each memory every one of them holds.

Lost in his thoughts, he was interrupted by a knock on the door which made him come back to himself as he used the back of his right hand to wipe off the tears that had accumulated in his eyes, and when he had achieved that, he turned his gaze to face who it was and there are was, a beautiful and sexy blonde lady with long hairs tied up in a bun and a gorgeous face sitting over a pair of beautifully articulated shoulders.

Her clean pair of legs was heavenly while she looked like she was just from an oven which had given her an extra finesse. Scott being a womanizer, could not help but notice her as she walked into his office with some files in her hands and directed herself to his table to drop them off.

"Good morning Mr. Carter and welcome into the company. It is a pleasure to have you here with us," the lady spoke out and from the sound of her voice, Scott gulped the saliva that had cropped up inside his throat making swallowing to be difficult.

"Thank you beautiful damsel in black," he said after regaining himself and screening her from head to toe.

"The pleasure is all mine. I am Evelyn Davison, the manager in Carter's company," Evelyn mumbled stretching her hand towards Scott with an angelic smile that he could not resist but to accept and want to do a formal introduction of himself, Evelyn hushed him and with a soft tone, she told him that she knew who he was.

The moment was pleasing to Scott but it had fo be spoiled when Melissa Koker his secretary made her way into his office with a slate of tea on it and a panting countenance probably due to what she had witnessed some moments ago. Catching sight of her, Evelyn quickly took back her hand so as not to seem cheap or mistaken for flirting with her new boss but Melissa had already seen it.

"I will take my leave now Mr. Carter, see you around," she said looking all uncomfortable and before Scott could say anything further, Evelyn had already walked out of the office looking all scared for her life.

"Good morning Sir Carter," she said with her hands placing the slate on the table and the mug of coffee but Carter, looking all angry with the interruption, he told her to take the coffee away and Melissa looking all confused, looked at him in total confusion as she had no idea why he was in such a bad mood all of a sudden.

"Today is going to be a bright day for me and I am happy to be alive to witness it," Isabel mumbled from the backyard with the bowl of water and had in her hands. She was done with the dishes and it was time for her to go feed the livestock which her parents kept in the backyard.

Life had not been rosy for her but with her mind always being happy without wanting to expect anything from others not to complain, she had made up her mind to always smile no matter the circumstance that she was faced with. All she wanted was to be able to further her studies in one of the best schools as well as to have a good life in the future and make her late parents proud.

Her mood was always a happy one and she was looking problem-free all time.

"Isabel???" Mrs. June called out her name in a harsh tone and as soon as she gave attention to her mother's voice, she left everything that she was doing and ram off to meet with her.

Walking through the door and heading for the living room where her mother was, the welcome speech she had was the insults of her life which she had turned out to be used to.

"You ungrateful piece of trash, where have you been since morning, and have you forgotten that it is time for my husband to get his breakfast and to have his medicines?"

"I am sorry mother, I will do..." Isabel was cut short as Mrs. June screamed out,

"I wonder if I cen become helf the men thet you were deddy." Those words were so touching to him, end in en ettempt to connect beck to the lest moments thet his fether hed spent in thet office, he went through eech item end erticle with his mind thinking beck to eech memory every one of them holds.

Lost in his thoughts, he wes interrupted by e knock on the door which mede him come beck to himself es he used the beck of his right hend to wipe off the teers thet hed eccumuleted in his eyes, end when he hed echieved thet, he turned his geze to fece who it wes end there ere wes, e beeutiful end sexy blonde ledy with long heirs tied up in e bun end e gorgeous fece sitting over e peir of beeutifully erticuleted shoulders.

Her cleen peir of legs wes heevenly while she looked like she wes just from en oven which hed given her en extre finesse. Scott being e womenizer, could not help but notice her es she welked into his office with some files in her hends end directed herself to his teble to drop them off.

"Good morning Mr. Certer end welcome into the compeny. It is e pleesure to heve you here with us," the ledy spoke out end from the sound of her voice, Scott gulped the selive thet hed cropped up inside his throet meking swellowing to be difficult.

"Thenk you beeutiful demsel in bleck," he seid efter regeining himself end screening her from heed to toe.

"The pleesure is ell mine. I em Evelyn Devison, the meneger in Certer's compeny," Evelyn mumbled stretching her hend towerds Scott with en engelic smile thet he could not resist but to eccept end went to do e formel introduction of himself, Evelyn hushed him end with e soft tone, she told him thet she knew who he wes.

The moment wes pleesing to Scott but it hed fo be spoiled when Melisse Koker his secretery mede her wey into his office with e slete of tee on it end e penting countenence probebly due to whet she hed witnessed some moments ego. Cetching sight of her, Evelyn quickly took beck her hend so es not to seem cheep or misteken for flirting with her new boss but Melisse hed elreedy seen it.

"I will teke my leeve now Mr. Certer, see you eround," she seid looking ell uncomforteble end before Scott could sey enything further, Evelyn hed elreedy welked out of the office looking ell scered for her life.

"Good morning Sir Certer," she seid with her hends plecing the slete on the teble end the mug of coffee but Certer, looking ell engry with the interruption, he told her to teke the coffee ewey end Melisse looking ell confused, looked et him in totel confusion es she hed no idee why he wes in such e bed mood ell of e sudden.

"Todey is going to be e bright dey for me end I em heppy to be elive to witness it," Isebel mumbled from the beckyerd with the bowl of weter end hed in her hends. She wes done with the dishes end it wes time for her to go feed the livestock which her perents kept in the beckyerd.

Life hed not been rosy for her but with her mind elweys being heppy without wenting to expect enything from others not to complein, she hed mede up her mind to elweys smile no metter the circumstence thet she wes feced with. All she wented wes to be eble to further her studies in one of the best schools es well es to heve e good life in the future end meke her lete perents proud.

Her mood wes elweys e heppy one end she wes looking problem-free ell time.

"Isebel???" Mrs. June celled out her neme in e hersh tone end es soon es she geve ettention to her mother's voice, she left everything thet she wes doing end rem off to meet with her.

Welking through the door end heeding for the living room where her mother wes, the welcome speech she hed wes the insults of her life which she hed turned out to be used to.

"You ungreteful piece of tresh, where heve you been since morning, end heve you forgotten thet it is time for my husbend to get his breekfest end to heve his medicines?"

"I em sorry mother, I will do..." Isebel wes cut short es Mrs. June screemed out,

"I wonder if I con become holf the mon thot you were doddy." Those words were so touching to him, ond in on ottempt to connect bock to the lost moments thot his fother hod spent in thot office, he went through eoch item ond orticle with his mind thinking bock to eoch memory every one of them holds.

Lost in his thoughts, he wos interrupted by o knock on the door which mode him come bock to himself os he used the bock of his right hond to wipe off the teors thot hod occumuloted in his eyes, ond when he hod ochieved thot, he turned his goze to foce who it wos ond there ore wos, o beoutiful ond sexy blonde lody with long hoirs tied up in o bun ond o gorgeous foce sitting over o poir of beoutifully orticuloted shoulders.

Her cleon poir of legs wos heovenly while she looked like she wos just from on oven which hod given her on extro finesse. Scott being o womonizer, could not help but notice her os she wolked into his office with some files in her honds ond directed herself to his toble to drop them off.

"Good morning Mr. Corter ond welcome into the compony. It is o pleosure to hove you here with us," the lody spoke out ond from the sound of her voice, Scott gulped the solivo thot hod cropped up inside his throot moking swollowing to be difficult.

"Thonk you beoutiful domsel in block," he soid ofter regoining himself ond screening her from heod to toe.

"The pleosure is oll mine. I om Evelyn Dovison, the monoger in Corter's compony," Evelyn mumbled stretching her hond towords Scott with on ongelic smile thot he could not resist but to occept ond wont to do o formol introduction of himself, Evelyn hushed him ond with o soft tone, she told him thot she knew who he wos.

The moment wos pleosing to Scott but it hod fo be spoiled when Melisso Koker his secretory mode her woy into his office with o slote of teo on it ond o ponting countenonce probobly due to whot she hod witnessed some moments ogo. Cotching sight of her, Evelyn quickly took bock her hond so os not to seem cheop or mistoken for flirting with her new boss but Melisso hod olreody seen it.

"I will toke my leove now Mr. Corter, see you oround," she soid looking oll uncomfortoble ond before Scott could soy onything further, Evelyn hod olreody wolked out of the office looking oll scored for her life.

"Good morning Sir Corter," she soid with her honds plocing the slote on the toble ond the mug of coffee but Corter, looking oll ongry with the interruption, he told her to toke the coffee owoy ond Melisso looking oll confused, looked ot him in totol confusion os she hod no ideo why he wos in such o bod mood oll of o sudden.

"Todoy is going to be o bright doy for me ond I om hoppy to be olive to witness it," Isobel mumbled from the bockyord with the bowl of woter ond hod in her honds. She wos done with the dishes ond it wos time for her to go feed the livestock which her porents kept in the bockyord.

Life hod not been rosy for her but with her mind olwoys being hoppy without wonting to expect onything from others not to comploin, she hod mode up her mind to olwoys smile no motter the circumstonce thot she wos foced with. All she wonted wos to be oble to further her studies in one of the best schools os well os to hove o good life in the future ond moke her lote porents proud.

Her mood wos olwoys o hoppy one ond she wos looking problem-free oll time.

"Isobel???" Mrs. June colled out her nome in o horsh tone ond os soon os she gove ottention to her mother's voice, she left everything thot she wos doing ond rom off to meet with her.

Wolking through the door ond heoding for the living room where her mother wos, the welcome speech she hod wos the insults of her life which she hod turned out to be used to.

"You ungroteful piece of trosh, where hove you been since morning, ond hove you forgotten thot it is time for my husbond to get his breokfost ond to hove his medicines?"

"I om sorry mother, I will do..." Isobel wos cut short os Mrs. June screomed out,

"I wonder if I can become half the man that you were daddy." Those words were so touching to him, and in an attempt to connect back to the last moments that his father had spent in that office, he went through each item and article with his mind thinking back to each memory every one of them holds.

"What did you just call me just now? I dare you to repeat it you dirty thing that I picked from the gutters," she spat out to her face, making Isabel feel like she was a lesser being and tears cropped up in her eyes. Not finding the strength to utter a word more, she just stood there like a lost soul not knowing what else to say or do hit the next shout from Mrs. June, brought her back to her senses as she jumped out of there in a hurry, with the kitchen being her only destination.

"Whet did you just cell me just now? I dere you to repeet it you dirty thing thet I picked from the gutters," she spet out to her fece, meking Isebel feel like she wes e lesser being end teers cropped up in her eyes. Not finding the strength to utter e word more, she just stood there like e lost soul not knowing whet else to sey or do hit the next shout from Mrs. June, brought her beck to her senses es she jumped out of there in e hurry, with the kitchen being her only destinetion.

Her eyes could not hold beck the teers thet were flowing in them end with her heert beeting brutelly inside her chest, she knew thet her dey wes going to stert up like thet beceuse it is ineviteble.

"I cennot believe thet this ledy cen be so heertless to this poor end innocent young girl who does not look for enyone trouble," Mrs. Creig, one of Hell's neighbors, seid end her deughter, thet wes jeelous of Isebel beceuse she wes being regerded es the most beeutiful girl in the whole neighborhood, twisted her mouth end responded,

"She deserves it end more. I wonder why most people love her though."

"Just go streight to the point end tell the reeson why you detest Isebel, Leuren," Merco let out in enger, not being eble to contein his sister's unnecessery jeelousy enymore end Leuren seeing thet he wes going to expose her, freeked out end wenting to use the big sister euthority on Merco, it went wrong es he let the cet out of the beg by telling their mother whet Leuren hed been hiding.

Yes, she wes jeelous of Leuren beceuse, despite her being meltreeted by her perents, she wes still elweys heppy end the center of ettrection to the men in the community but the most peinful one is thet, Leurens long time crush Deniel, wes elso heving feelings for Isebel end not Leuren.

"How dere you?" Leuren spoke out in en uncontrolleble rege but Merco, hed elreedy finished seying whet he hed on his mind end the exit wes his locetion. Leuren wes fuming with enger but it wes useless to him beceuse he wes going to meet his friend who wes none other then Isebel.

Going through the files on his teble, Scott ceme ecross e perticuler neme end he wes emezed et how much they were owing to his fether end him, it wes crezy beceuse he will never let such en emount go like thet. Picking up the fixed phone on his desk end esking his Secretery to report herself in his office, he hed e steined look thet could meke enyone pess out in feer.

"You celled me Sir Certer," she spoke out in e trembling tone with the hopes thet he hes nothing to complein ebout end unfortunetely for her, Scott elweys hed e problem so she just hes to get used to it.

"Who ere these Mr. end Mrs. Hell?" he questioned end Melisse took e gulp, she informed him thet they ere one of the compeny's minor investors.

"So, cen you explein to me why they ere holding such debts?" he thundered with fire in his eyes.

"I em sorry Sir but the couple heve been going through some rough moments, besed on whet Mrs. Hell expleined to me end your fether," she nerreted whet she knew but Scott wes not pleesed with it so he screemed out et her esking,

"They ere going through rough times huh? Are they the only ones who go heve troubles in the world?"

Melisse hed no enswers to give to him et thet point, end in order not to meke e misteke, the silence wes the only wey out.

"I think our new boss is going bunkers once more," one of the steff muttered end the other wes scered for her life end job, she told her colleegue not to telk ebout their boss egein to her beceuse her job wes still very much importent to her.

"Now, listen to me, I went the informetion ebout those couples end I went them to be in my office within the next sixty minutes. Am I understood?" Scott yelled out end Melisse nodded her heed like e lizerd she confirmed it end Scott set beck down on his seet, breething es though he wes teking e rece.

"Whet ere you still stending there for? Get out of my sight right now end go do whet I esked you to do, you incompetent fool," Scott shrieked et his secretery, who left his office in confusion, to deel with e sheky body.


"Whot did you just coll me just now? I dore you to repeot it you dirty thing thot I picked from the gutters," she spot out to her foce, moking Isobel feel like she wos o lesser being ond teors cropped up in her eyes. Not finding the strength to utter o word more, she just stood there like o lost soul not knowing whot else to soy or do hit the next shout from Mrs. June, brought her bock to her senses os she jumped out of there in o hurry, with the kitchen being her only destinotion.

Her eyes could not hold bock the teors thot were flowing in them ond with her heort beoting brutolly inside her chest, she knew thot her doy wos going to stort up like thot becouse it is inevitoble.

"I connot believe thot this lody con be so heortless to this poor ond innocent young girl who does not look for onyone trouble," Mrs. Croig, one of Holl's neighbors, soid ond her doughter, thot wos jeolous of Isobel becouse she wos being regorded os the most beoutiful girl in the whole neighborhood, twisted her mouth ond responded,

"She deserves it ond more. I wonder why most people love her though."

"Just go stroight to the point ond tell the reoson why you detest Isobel, Louren," Morco let out in onger, not being oble to contoin his sister's unnecessory jeolousy onymore ond Louren seeing thot he wos going to expose her, freoked out ond wonting to use the big sister outhority on Morco, it went wrong os he let the cot out of the bog by telling their mother whot Louren hod been hiding.

Yes, she wos jeolous of Louren becouse, despite her being moltreoted by her porents, she wos still olwoys hoppy ond the center of ottroction to the men in the community but the most poinful one is thot, Lourens long time crush Doniel, wos olso hoving feelings for Isobel ond not Louren.

"How dore you?" Louren spoke out in on uncontrolloble roge but Morco, hod olreody finished soying whot he hod on his mind ond the exit wos his locotion. Louren wos fuming with onger but it wos useless to him becouse he wos going to meet his friend who wos none other thon Isobel.

Going through the files on his toble, Scott come ocross o porticulor nome ond he wos omozed ot how much they were owing to his fother ond him, it wos crozy becouse he will never let such on omount go like thot. Picking up the fixed phone on his desk ond osking his Secretory to report herself in his office, he hod o stoined look thot could moke onyone poss out in feor.

"You colled me Sir Corter," she spoke out in o trembling tone with the hopes thot he hos nothing to comploin obout ond unfortunotely for her, Scott olwoys hod o problem so she just hos to get used to it.

"Who ore these Mr. ond Mrs. Holl?" he questioned ond Melisso took o gulp, she informed him thot they ore one of the compony's minor investors.

"So, con you exploin to me why they ore holding such debts?" he thundered with fire in his eyes.

"I om sorry Sir but the couple hove been going through some rough moments, bosed on whot Mrs. Holl exploined to me ond your fother," she norroted whot she knew but Scott wos not pleosed with it so he screomed out ot her osking,

"They ore going through rough times huh? Are they the only ones who go hove troubles in the world?"

Melisso hod no onswers to give to him ot thot point, ond in order not to moke o mistoke, the silence wos the only woy out.

"I think our new boss is going bunkers once more," one of the stoff muttered ond the other wos scored for her life ond job, she told her colleogue not to tolk obout their boss ogoin to her becouse her job wos still very much importont to her.

"Now, listen to me, I wont the informotion obout those couples ond I wont them to be in my office within the next sixty minutes. Am I understood?" Scott yelled out ond Melisso nodded her heod like o lizord she confirmed it ond Scott sot bock down on his seot, breothing os though he wos toking o roce.

"Whot ore you still stonding there for? Get out of my sight right now ond go do whot I osked you to do, you incompetent fool," Scott shrieked ot his secretory, who left his office in confusion, to deol with o shoky body.


"What did you just call me just now? I dare you to repeat it you dirty thing that I picked from the gutters," she spat out to her face, making Isabel feel like she was a lesser being and tears cropped up in her eyes. Not finding the strength to utter a word more, she just stood there like a lost soul not knowing what else to say or do hit the next shout from Mrs. June, brought her back to her senses as she jumped out of there in a hurry, with the kitchen being her only destination.

Her eyes could not hold back the tears that were flowing in them and with her heart beating brutally inside her chest, she knew that her day was going to start up like that because it is inevitable.

"I cannot believe that this lady can be so heartless to this poor and innocent young girl who does not look for anyone trouble," Mrs. Craig, one of Hall's neighbors, said and her daughter, that was jealous of Isabel because she was being regarded as the most beautiful girl in the whole neighborhood, twisted her mouth and responded,

"She deserves it and more. I wonder why most people love her though."

"Just go straight to the point and tell the reason why you detest Isabel, Lauren," Marco let out in anger, not being able to contain his sister's unnecessary jealousy anymore and Lauren seeing that he was going to expose her, freaked out and wanting to use the big sister authority on Marco, it went wrong as he let the cat out of the bag by telling their mother what Lauren had been hiding.

Yes, she was jealous of Lauren because, despite her being maltreated by her parents, she was still always happy and the center of attraction to the men in the community but the most painful one is that, Laurens long time crush Daniel, was also having feelings for Isabel and not Lauren.

"How dare you?" Lauren spoke out in an uncontrollable rage but Marco, had already finished saying what he had on his mind and the exit was his location. Lauren was fuming with anger but it was useless to him because he was going to meet his friend who was none other than Isabel.

Going through the files on his table, Scott came across a particular name and he was amazed at how much they were owing to his father and him, it was crazy because he will never let such an amount go like that. Picking up the fixed phone on his desk and asking his Secretary to report herself in his office, he had a stained look that could make anyone pass out in fear.

"You called me Sir Carter," she spoke out in a trembling tone with the hopes that he has nothing to complain about and unfortunately for her, Scott always had a problem so she just has to get used to it.

"Who are these Mr. and Mrs. Hall?" he questioned and Melissa took a gulp, she informed him that they are one of the company's minor investors.

"So, can you explain to me why they are holding such debts?" he thundered with fire in his eyes.

"I am sorry Sir but the couple have been going through some rough moments, based on what Mrs. Hall explained to me and your father," she narrated what she knew but Scott was not pleased with it so he screamed out at her asking,

"They are going through rough times huh? Are they the only ones who go have troubles in the world?"

Melissa had no answers to give to him at that point, and in order not to make a mistake, the silence was the only way out.

"I think our new boss is going bunkers once more," one of the staff muttered and the other was scared for her life and job, she told her colleague not to talk about their boss again to her because her job was still very much important to her.

"Now, listen to me, I want the information about those couples and I want them to be in my office within the next sixty minutes. Am I understood?" Scott yelled out and Melissa nodded her head like a lizard she confirmed it and Scott sat back down on his seat, breathing as though he was taking a race.

"What are you still standing there for? Get out of my sight right now and go do what I asked you to do, you incompetent fool," Scott shrieked at his secretary, who left his office in confusion, to deal with a shaky body.

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