Taking the last sip of his energy drink he turned his attention to the work at hand. He had a deadline, and he was determined to meet it. With a frenetic pace he dove into his project of creating a rack for the kitchen to hold spices. It was intended as a surprise for his wife who would be home from a business trip tomorrow. He had the rack all assembled but had to stain the wood still to match the wood in the kitchen. He was on his second coat when his wife surprised him by coming home early.
Written for Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (FOWC) – frenetic