"Consequences? To the devil with your consequences," Dr G exclaimed, throwing a large casting flask against the laboratory wall. "All of these flasks are too small! Order me the 4.5 inchers -- No, wait... five inch flasks! By the gods I shall have five inchers and utilize every shred of casting space!"
"Well, what are you waiting for?" he asked, turning and glaring at his assistant.
"Heaven help us," replied his assistant, bowing in acknowledgment and slinking away.