“Sorry folks, but there’s a mechanical problem with the plane. The delay with be significant, so we are going to unload the plane and have you wait in the terminal. We are going to bring a different plane up to the gate, so don’t leave any of your belongings in this one. We apologize for the inconvenience, and will have you on your way as quickly as possible.”
She read the notice in what she hoped was a normal voice. Then she stepped back to let the people deplane. She could feel the nose of the gun in her back as the man behind her smiled at the departing people.
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