Luck (100 Word Story)

The foreman had received his instructions, and when Michael departed for his stretch, he had been left with a bulging pay packet which far exceeded the expected salary.
Make sure the men are looked after, there’s a little extra fer yersel’” Mr Collins said with a sly wink, patting him on the shoulder with warm affection as he popped his cigar into his mouth and strode back up the gangway towards the waiting car.
A’right lads!” the foreman called up “The boss has paid us some drink fer afters!” and the dry-throated dockers all cheered up raucously, showing their thanks.

via Daily Prompt: Luck

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