Word of the Day Challenge: Presenteeism
Presenteeism – the practice of coming to work despite illness, injury, anxiety, etc., often resulting in reduced productivity / the practice of working hours at a job without the real need to do so
“Hey, guys… I’m worried about Kaiba.”
“Aw, man! You know it’s gotta be bad when Joey’s worried about Rich Boy.”
Joey scowled. Yugi was looking over the coffee shop at Kaiba. Said Rich Boy was surrounded by paper and books, and his fingers hadn’t stopped on his keyboard since they had sat down themselves.
“I don’t know, guys, Joey might have a point. Mokuba’s been pretty quiet lately, that might have something to do with it.”
All of a sudden, the Puzzle began to glow and purple became red.
“His presenteeism is doing him no good. He’ll burn out soon.”
“What do you suggest?” Téa asked.
Yami smirked and pulled a deck from his pocket.
“An offer he won’t refuse.”