Paradise Induction Chapter 5 – Extract 4
Chris nodded and smiled. “This sounds great Mr. Cain, but there are a few issues I wanted to express.”
“Shoot,” said Jacob, again leaning back in his chair with his fingers poised together.
“First, I don’t have a driving license.”
Jacob appeared unmoved and his round glasses reflected the light, making it hard to see his eyes.
“I’m planning to get one as soon as possible,” continued Chris. “But I’ve got to organise myself with other things as well.”
“Okay, okay,” replied Jacob “No challenge there. Next?”
“Second, I need to buy a car and I haven’t got any money at the moment.”
“Well we can sort that out. Get you a nice affordable company car. Take out repayments from your monthly salary, no problem.”
Chris winced. “Alright,” he said wondering why he would have to pay for a vehicle that would belong to the company. “The other thing is that my Work Permit is for this bar. I’m sure you’re aware that I can’t legally change that and I’ve been told it’s pretty hard for an ex-pat to obtain two Work Permits. I mean, that’s what I heard when I was here before.”