The place buzzed with activity. Everyone was on a mission, working harder than I had ever seen.
What had changed in the six months that I had been at our field office in Dubuque? Headquarters was known for being a bit laid back, lax even. They kept an easy pace.
Now it was different.
And it wasn’t that they were working harder, everything was coordinated. The employees seemed to be dancing as they moved around the building, acting as a single organism. Hive mentality at its best.
I first noticed the antenna on Jeff.
And then I saw the nest.
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So the first thing I saw was the hornets’ nest and the first thing I thought was that this building looks like a giant, stone annex to that nest, so the rest was filling in the blanks….