Temping Exceprt"You're sure about the hospital, love?"Darien-Shields
Rachel frowned. She was very sure about the hospital, and very sure she didn't like being called "love".
"Very," she said, "Just here will be fine," she said, nodding towards the pavement.
The driver shrugged, and pulled the car over. There was a long awkward pause as they both tried, in their heads, to figure out how Rachel was going to get out of the car. Eventually, when it became evident that the driver had no better idea of how to get her out than she did, she started squeezing herself out. It wasn't much like getting out of a car normally- it was more like taking off a slightly baggy sweater. The taxi driver was so bewildered by the sight of her doing so, and then waddling off afterwards, that he completely forgot to charge her.
That was at least one thing going her way.
Unfortunately there were at least half a dozen thing