'You on the scaffolding - you're fired!' shouted the foreman from below.
'What did you say?' shouted Pat cupping his ear.
'You - get your cards - you're fired!'
'Can't hear you,' shouted Pat.
'I said you're fired,' screamed the boss.
'What?' called Pat.
'Never mind,' muttered the foreman to himself. I'll sack somebody else.'
'You do,' bellowed Pat, 'and I'll have the union on you!'