Your company has been having trouble. Most of the people in your department have been laid off, and now it's just you, your boss, and one other employee. You're telling a friend about this situation.
“Ladies and gentlemen, we're experiencing some turbulence. Please return to your seats and fasten your seatbelts.”
You're on an airplane. The plane is shaking a little bit. The captain makes this announcement to all of the passengers.