By J. Dane Tyler
A suicide foiled on a gloomy bridge over a raging river. A boy's net plagiarism has dire outcomes. a tender woman's try to open a bakery is ruined through the invention of an unknown stairwell. a holiday received by way of phoning right into a radio station presents greater than the winner bargained for. a majority of these and extra lie alongside the wandering direction winding prior an exceptional solid of Characters.
Sample a menagerie of individuals, issues, occasions and locations either darkish and lightweight. Wander in hidden recesses of mind's eye and commute with an excellent solid of Characters, a brief tale assortment by way of writer J. Dane Tyler.
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Sounds good. ” Kelly laughed, but not for long and it felt wrong. “Come on. ” Flanagan threw doors open, leaned into the dark cabins to check the closets, then moved on, leaving the doors open behind him. Sam and Kelly alternated searching rooms on the opposite side of the hall, and moved faster, reaching the junction of the cross corridor first. Kelly tugged on Sam’s elbow to stop her. ” Sam nodded, and leaned against the wall. A few moments later, he joined them, and they gazed down the corridor running across the long hallway.
Awright, I’ve got the aft line secured to the cooler. ” Jurgen shouted, too loud. He faded into the deep mist toward the rear of the ship and reappeared with the fat, knotted rope in his hands. ” “Willy, just haul it up. ” Flanagan sounded tired and just a hair fed up. Kelly came beside Jurgen. ” “Nah, we got it,” Jurgen said, then turned and grinned at her. ” The cooler came aboard without incident. Edward was more trouble, but he finally fell, face-first again, onto the deck when Jurgen pulled him over the gunwale by the seat of his Bermuda shorts, grunting something about being like hauling a manatee aboard.
Her palms sweated, her hands trembled, her insides were gelid and fluttering. She took a halting step toward the middle of the vessel, then another. She made ten paces with Sam still clutching her hand, when she stopped and pulled Kelly to a halt with her. “Listen! I hear it! ” Kelly perked her ears. The music was clearer, drifting from nearby. She couldn’t pinpoint a direction but now could make out melodic sounds, notes, voices. ” “The music playing,” Kelly said. “It’s Alabama, the band Alabama.
A Fine Cast of Characters by J. Dane Tyler