Daniel was about to sit down to dinner with his family when their landline rang. “May I speak with a Mr. Daniel Vargas,” said a cold official voice. “Speaking,” he replied. “Daniel, this is Miguel Contreras of the Acme Oil Company. I hope I’m not calling at an inconvenient time. I have a message from Mr. José Garcia, our CEO. He would like to invite you to lunch tomorrow. Valdez Restaurant, downtown on Bolivia Street, 12.30 pm. I should also tell you in advance that Mr. Garcia is looking for a successful candidate to fill a position in his company.”