An impasse had developed, the mediation was grid locked.
But what he had to say was simple.
‘We need more money… it’s the last time I’ll ask, promise’
The female defense lawyer responded with a hurt smirk ‘If you want to see my underwear I need to know there’s a proposal of marriage coming’
There was and she nailed it.
Thanks for the punch line Peter J. MacKeigan, Q.C
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