“Sir, this act is in contravention of rules, and needs an approval from you.”
“You are doing it to increase revenue, and enhance your performance ratings and increments/bonus. It’s in your own interest.”
“That is beside the point, Sir. If something is beyond my defined powers, it needs an approval from you, or I could be held accountable for it tomorrow.”
“Why do you think I’ve been giving you a wide berth for so long?”
The blue-eyed boy of the boss suddenly felt unsure if he was the luckiest person in office. There are certainly no friends in the workplace.