Word Count: 1663
Rating: PG-13, for sexual suggestion and kissing.
Summary: This might just be the end of Taste, but not if Napoleon has anything to say about it.
My thanks to jkkitty for her suggestion and to sparky955 for her beta
Illya laughed bitterly. “Yeah, right. A new one will cost in the range of between $7,000 and $20,000. I’ll just pop out back to my money tree and pick the money.”
“Illya--” Napoleon started, smiling.
“Napoleon, I am mortgaged up to my eyeballs. It took Matt and me everything we had to get Taste opened.
“And I can’t even add anyone on staff to do the wash up. We are cut to the quick now.”
“And I can’t ask my guys to do more. They’re underpaid as it is.”
“Will you shut up?!” Napoleon stood and stared down at a flabbergasted Russian. “I’m trying to say something here.”