Here’s the next 100 word instalment of my short story, The Package. If you missed earlier episodes, click on the links to catch up.
The words that had to be included were: crucify, hare and conserve.
This experiment is inspired by Lily Childs’ and her Friday Prediction.
Hope you enjoy…..
The Package, Part 4.
Driving to the train station I had time to think.
I knew who’d been behind the earlier ambush. Frankie Jones was a bad man. I’d seen him crucify a man once. Literally, the whole shebang: nails through the hands and feet, even a crown of thorns. He was a nasty bloke.
Nearing the station the traffic got heavier. My call must have worked. I swung my Audi into the Hare and Hounds car park.
I checked my gun again, a habit I had even though I knew it was loaded.
“Conserve the package. She’s worth more than the gem stones.”
…to be continued.
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