I see no hint of kindness as I get closer, no hint of recognition in his eyes, and I tremble, knowing that I’m basically finished. He will never let me go. In his eyes, I did the unforgivable: grassed.
The babble of the stream blends with my thoughts, clouding them out until all I can hear is water everywhere. Water pounding my body and mind, washing them clean, washing them away.
This is it then.
‘He’s very angry,’ The Ghost whispers in my ear. ‘Come on. Best not to keep The Boss waiting.’
Meanwhile, my first novel – Secrets by Lawrence Estrey – is available from Amazon (paperback, e-book). Genre: psychological thriller.
Newspaper article on author.