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“…I wasn’t sure I could afford to hire anyone. And now I’m pretty sure I can’t.”
“What do you mean?”
“Almost all of my money is in my bank on Pendelia Four. I’m afraid they’ll trace a transfer.”
“Good point.” He thought for a moment. “I’ll tell you what. Let’s set up an account for you here on Lansigan Prime…”
“With what? All my money…”
“Let me finish.” He held up a hand and she fell silent. “Let’s do this. Give me a voucher from your bank. I’ll use my own money to start an account for you here and then I’ll take a trip to Pendelia Four to visit some old friends – and get my money back. It’s not really a loan so much as a transfer without involving anything traceable.”
Taliya stared at him. “I’m not sure if you’re brilliant or devious.”
5 responses to “Rainbow Snippet for 5-8-2021”
Why do I have a sneaking feeling they’ll figure a way to put it all together? ❤️🤨
Good to find ways of dealing with matters like this…
ha, loved those last two lines of banter
Love those last lines.
Heh. Love that response. Agree with that response.