There was no siren, but everything else the police did to our car spoke of a proper 'bust.’ We were not speeding; we were neither a group of smugglers nor a wanted group that a police car suddenly spotted and decided to stop us. We were clearly a family ending our holidays in a northern European country and heading to the airport in a rented van with a local driver. Our crime? We were nine in a car made for seven.
I want more money. I want a guaranteed annual bonus, a promotion, a study break and money for a higher degree, and free unlimited benefits. Oh, did I say these are only for me and my pals, not for those useless senior managers, and definitely not for any expatriates.