By J. Dane Tyler
A suicide foiled on a dismal bridge over a raging river. A boy's net plagiarism has dire outcomes. a tender woman's try and open a bakery is ruined via the invention of an unknown stairwell. a holiday gained through 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 previous a good forged of Characters.
Sample a menagerie of individuals, issues, occasions and locations either darkish and lightweight. Wander in hidden recesses of mind's eye and shuttle with a superb solid of Characters, a brief tale assortment by means of writer J. Dane Tyler.
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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. Sam harangued Edward into helping Jurgen pull the ladder up with Flanagan clinging to it, leaving the deserted dingy, tied to the aft line, slapping and bumping against the side of the ship, lost in the heavy mist obscuring the water’s surface.
Harmon shook his head. “Wish I had something to give you, Cap’n, but … nothing. I mean, the boat’s intact. The motor’s working fine. The GPS, the radio, and of course the emergency beacon are all functioning perfectly. ” Harmon shook his head. “Not one. No flotsam and jetsam, either. No debris of any kind. Divers say the hull doesn’t have a scratch on it. There’s a little nick above the water at the bow, on the port side, like maybe they bumped a dock pulling in, but other than that, she’s ship-shape and sea-worthy.
Well … it should be anyway. And I’ve got other stuff on my mind right now. I wasn’t trying to be a jerk. ” His face softened and she smiled, gave him a nod. “I guess you’re worried about lawsuits and stuff,” Kelly said, nodding to herself. ” “Lawsuits? Well. I wasn’t ‘til just now, when you brought it up. Thanks, Kelly. ” Flanagan shook his head with a smile. Sam chuckled. ” “Yeah. ” Flanagan stepped through the threshold as if a lion lurked in the shadows. Kelly hugged Sam soft. ” “Don’t worry about it.