Mike strolled back into Parliament House and immediately proceeded to walk to the office of the foreign ministery. But before he reached the elevator, a voice called out after him. “Mike! Mike! Oh Mike, the Minister for Agriculture needs to see you regarding section 18C of the trade agreement immediately!” Mike was surprised, as he … Continue reading Chapter 5: The Fat Man
Mike was, for the first time in a long time, totally speechless. He stood there, mouth agape, unsure of what he had just witnessed. “Mike,” began the French Ambassador, “we have kept this secret for a very long time, and you are the first person to expose us. Please, it is very important you understand … Continue reading Chapter 4: Exposing Secrets
Mike knew that getting the French government to return the portrait of Albert Thompson would be virtually impossible. The French have always held onto anything of value, even if it was just a century old portrait of a man Mike hadn’t even heard of. Nonetheless, he was determined to make this agreement work, knowing he … Continue reading Chapter 3: Blackmail and Other Tales
Mike was completely refreshed by the time he reached his government car. His short sandy hair had dried completely and his pale blue shirt remained totally crease-free. He felt a brief moment of nervous excitement stepping into the back seat of the 2016 Holden Commadore, jet black of course. This would be the first time … Continue reading Chapter 2: A Very British Proposal
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