"Where's the computer charger?"
"You Know Who had it."
"No, it's not up there."
"How about in your office?"
"I already checked."
"Dunno then," said the girl, and wandered off.
I looked at my laptop. The battery readout was in the red. I had 9 percent power left. You can't write for long with 9 percent power. As I watched, biting my lip, the thing clicked down to 8 percent.
"Eight percent!" I...