“Just watch me.”
President Victor threw the switch on the consol. Lights flashed and an alarm blared throughout the factory. A tremor shook the ground beneath him. The overweight manager fled the room, but the president paid him no mind. He didn’t care if he stood alone. He had to make right the mistakes his predecessor made. Each law that was a horrible ultra vires had to be undone. His people would no longer suffer. He would see to it.
A crack ran along the floor, between his feet.
Or die trying.