Tag Archives: Fear

The Worst Kind of Thievery

“Mrs. Noble, I want you to look closely at each man and let me know if you see him,” said Detective Scott, “and take as much time as you need.” Fear made me clutch the plastic cup tightly and the water began … Continue reading

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No Such Thing as Freedom…

With grim satisfaction I received the news. At last we were free. No more dancing to your tune. No more “yes sir, no sir, anything you say, sir!” No more running for cover. No stiff upper lip while you bullied … Continue reading

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Novocain

Arlene rubbed her forehead, trying to smooth away the worry lines forming there. She wasn’t sure how she was going to pay all these bills; the money Buck gave her each week never seemed to cover everything. It was her … Continue reading

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