Boss: Hey Minah, you all have pot luck ka today?
Minah: Yes, boss, come la help yourself.
Boss: Don't mind if I do, I am quite hungry myself. Waah! Got soto ka? Err, Minah, can you pack some soto and give to Ahmad to send to my house. Kesian la my wife at home. She's not well so she can't go out to buy food. Ahh, pack some drinks and that satay and ketupat and the mee hoon also can ah?
Minah: Sure boss, no problem.
Timah: Why he asked you to pack again ka?
Minah: Sure la. Luckily they are going for dinner hosted by Mr. Tan tonight, otherwise, he will double the bungkus la.
Boss: Waa, sembang-sembang or talking about me?
Minah: No, la where got talking about you? Eer, you asked me to remind you about the dinner at Mr. Tan's boss.
Boss: Yes, la, call Dollah for me please.
Dollah: Yes, boss?
Boss: Remember tonight I have dinner at Mr. Tan's. Can you borrow a suit and an evening dress from your sister's boutique?
Dollah: Sure boss.
Boss: Err, Dollah, have the donations for the kg fire come in yet?
Dollah: Yes, boss, baru sampai and don't worry, as usual I have gone through the clothes bundle and got some good ones for you and your missus.
Boss: Shoes got or not? This pair I am wairing is from the Tsunami bundle la, look and see for some good ones.
Dollah: Sure boss, no problem.
Boss: Err Dollah, have you collected all the surat khabar lama from our offices? The surat khabar lama man is coming today. Don't cheat me ah, I am sure got 5 hundred kilos one. Err Dollah where is the money you got for selling the leftovers from yesterday's tea-party? Remember, 70-30.
Dollah: Aiya boss, I'll never cheat you la. The leftovers from yesterdays jamuan was sold for 17.40. And the surat khabar lama sale is RM200.
Boss: What 17.40? I saw got so much karipap and meehoon and syrup left?
Dollah: Yes, la boss got plenty of karipap and meehoon left but we sell secondhand la boss, where can sell new?
Timah: Hey, Minah, why is boss so kedekut one ah? His gaji so much one but everything he wants free.
Minah: I also don't know la Timah. If my husband got salary like his ah, I sure go shopping everyday la. Do you know that if they don't have official dinners, they will visit their neighbours during dinner time?
Boss: Minah! Get Mr. Yap on the line for me.
Minah: Okay boss.
Boss: I say Mr. Yap, how are you today? Fine ka? Good good, so how about my offer? The best I could give is 2 la.
Yap: Cannot la boss, you give 5.1 okay la, that one also I lose a lot la.
Boss: I have saved 2 by not spending a single sen of my salary. Can you get me a bank that can loan me 3.1?
Yap: Okay, no problem. Waa, you lucky la, that bungalow costs 24 you know? Err anyway, if you take loan, how to pay?
Boss: Save some more la. This time I ask the orphanage serve extra for lunch and the Old Folks, extra for Dinner. As for breakfast, I always eat free here.
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