So it's not good news.Anyway Anna, Mr Socrates wants to know if you got his special message?
Special message? The flowers! ?That's strange. Why is Mr Socrates sending you flowers?
It is a bit strange.Anyway, Paul's news has come as a shock for everyone.
Here are some of the phrases Mr Socrates used to break the bad news.
I've been doing a strategic review of the company.
I need to downsize.I need you to step aside.
The company needs a new direction and more dynamic leadership.
You are surplus to requirement.