Chapter Sixteen Page 3
Cybele: Reason one: Cohen has a daughter!
Bennett: Uh-huh . . .
Cybele: You know that men with daughters are all good and wonderful, and just want to make the world safe for their little girls.
Bennett: Oh, of course.
Cybele: Reason two: Walker is a woman, and women are less likely to be trustworthy.
Bennett: Hey! That is a terrible, sexist thing to say.
Cybele: Oh! Is that the reason you don’t say it, you just think it?
Bennett: Are you sassing me?
Cybele: I am not emotionally capable of “sassing” you, boss.
Bennett: . . . Why don’t we just move on.
Cybele: Okay! Third reason you feel like doing what Cohen wants, more than Walker —
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Cybele: Yep! That’s the one I knew you weren’t going to like.
Bennett: Because it is NOT TRUE, that’s why!
Cybele: I’m obligated to agree with you if you order me to, boss!