Christine: What is wrong? You look gloomy.
elkemshipshaw: I just got fired. I feel like I was betrayed.
Christine: Stop beating yourself up. You knew they were downsizing and you were disheartened when you were not promoted.
elkemshipshaw: I should not be so blue. I was going to resign anyway.
Christine: Now I see the ambitious man I know!
elkemshipshaw: You are right. I am not letting them intimidate me. I will find a better job!