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Gift Part 8

Geoffrey woke. The room was still dark, although day was up, and shreds of light stained the rims of the blinds which …

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“Have you got everything”? she asks. “A huh,” the small child nods, his pudgy arms gripping hard at the backpack hugged to …

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Gift Part 7

Geoffrey prodded the white surgical tape that held the plastic cover over his right eye. By dodging his head one way and …

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In Good Spirits

The crisp air assailed them as they stepped outside. Dawn had not yet appeared, and the sky was glass clear, the moon …

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Float

“Shoes, sunshine, ships or shore Love me rich, love me poor.” It was a song her grandmother had taught her as a …

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Haunter Haunter

Meredith and Toby sat in abject terror on the chaise longue where they had, until this moment, been enthusiastically making out, staring …

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Gift Part 4

A million doubts flooded his mind. He had never really contemplated his own death before. Sure, he knew he was going to …

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Gift Part 2

The sound of the crash ripped apart the hubbub of the pub. Geoffrey and others at the bar paused momentarily to realise …

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The Fall

There is that one dazzling slo-mo moment, when the kick goes up and the ball ascends towards the heavens, and with it, …

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Storm

The white flash, then the savage crack of thunder, the flash again and the rain attacked the night. The storm had come. …

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