Paradise Induction Chapter 6 – Extract 15
“Let’s not be so hasty,” said Jacob as he took his seat behind the over-sized mahogany desk. Vast, vertical windows behind him granted a fantastic view of the ocean, cruise ship dock nearby, and the ferry dock further off. The office itself was spacious and clean. The stacked bookshelf to his left—my right—reaching just beneath the ceiling, gave Cain the look of a man who was worldly-wise and well-read. The comfortable love seat and sofa positioned around his desk, made for a hospitable area.
“This is an amazing office,” I said.
“Yeah, it’s okay,” replied Jacob. “So.” He clapped his hands together. “We’re just waiting on Doloris to get here.”