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Sleep, my love

That’s what I’m telling her to get her to relax, holding her hands in mine, but things are really far from OK, with that psychopath Hendrik bound to knock on the door any minute. What to do? Do I know … Continue reading

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Family benefits

“I’ll pay you as soon as possible. Really!” “That promise won’t elicit more ‘n a hollow laugh from my hollow tooth,” the goon said. I wondered about a graduate word like ‘elicit’ from such an uncouth mouth. “Look, if I … Continue reading

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