“So let’s plan on really…” at that moment Frank’s mind went blank.
The group of colleagues sitting around the conference table waited patiently for Frank to declare his ‘action items’ for the next quarter.
“I cannot remember the word at all here. Let’s plan on tape, glue,” Frank felt his face flush and a bead of sweat rolled from his brow.
“Sap?” Offered one of the colleagues.
“Syrup? I could arrange a pancake breakfast.” Offered another.
“Adhesive, non-slip. It’s right there,” Frank said.
“Can we circle back to pancakes?” One asked.
“Stick! Stick to the plan. Let’s get outta’ here.”