There had been something wrong with all of them: too high, too cramped… Now he glared at the eager, young designer in front of him.
“Did you fully understand the brief?
“Then would you care to explain…this?”
“Sir – I thought plenty of hand and foot holds to help them climb up, and plenty of things to hold onto for the journey.”
“You don’t think it’s too open? You don’t think people might notice a bunch of soldiers hanging around inside this? GET OUT!”
Wearily, Odysseus tossed the latest design for his Trojan Horse idea onto the reject pile.
This post was written as part of the 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups at Julia’s Place.