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Rakugo in English
English Rakugo Short Stories
by Kanariya Eiraku

67. 面接での要求

Request at a Job Interview

67. 面接での要求

Request at a Job Interview


A conversation between an interviewer and an applicant.

Interviewer:     What starting salary would you like?

Applicant:         Let’s say about 10 million yen. But it depends on the benefits.

Interviewer:     Well, we provide full medical insurance, company pension, five-week paid holidays, 

                       a condominium, and a car.

Applicant:        Wow, that’s great. Are you joking?

Interviewer:     Yes, of course, I am, but it is you who started joking.

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