“I was told a double rush order would be here in twenty minutes or less,” she said coolly, and gestured to the clock on the wall beside them.
Looking over, Emma saw the face reading 6:45, just a few minutes past the twenty minute deadline. Eyes narrowing slightly, Emma licked her lips. “Yeah, it’s just a couple minutes past,” she said, her arm holding her helmet to her body as she shifted her weight to one hip.
The woman’s chin tilted down. “Twenty minutes or less,” she repeated condescendingly, and Emma felt her head start to pound. What a way to end the day.
Bike messenger AU, in which Regina is a CEO that enjoys messing with Emma, and Emma does not back down. For the sake of her job, of course, and not because of the way Regina eyes light up when she’s angry.