Aw man, this is bad…
Really bad. It speaks to the huge problem the restaurant biz is facing. Sad!
Best to you Ludo . With no end in sight . Time to leave. You exceeded your dreams . The beating the restaurants are going to continue to have . Smart move . You see the writing on the wall .The puppet on the string.
Ending business is one of the business tools besides bankruptcy to renegiotiate a lease.
Strategic (and wise) retraction of the empire to maintain survival. (perhaps?)