Paradise Induction Chapter 6 – Extract 13
“Christopher Charles,” I replied, attempting to remain upbeat.
“Christopher Charles,” she said into the phone mouthpiece. “Okay.” She dropped the phone onto the receiver with noticeable aggression. “Just wait there.”
I turned to where she was pointing to see a couple of seats beside a coffee table.
“Thanks very much,” I said and took a seat.
I scanned the medium-size open plan office space—no different to any in London; people typing away at their computers with a couple of curious faces looking in my direction.