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New rolesThe old tramp is awoken by the thud of a pound coin hitting the bottom of his Styrofoam cup, he just catches the young man defending his actions to his girlfriend before they disappear out of earshot.
"So it means I only put one line on the lottery tonight as apposed to two."
They fail to look back to see the old man smile as he scoops the coin up and add it to the collection of loose change in the pocket of his dirty overcoat.
"Time for a coffee I think."
He says to no one but himself as he stands up and straightens his belt. His beard is matted and his clothes soiled, his appearance is only betrayed by his demeanour that suggests there's more to this person if anyone took the time to notice him.
In central station the clerk at Starbucks hands over his cappuccino with little more than glancing look of disgust even though this grubby old man spoke politely. The tramp takes a seat in front of the departure board to enjoy his coffee, several people vacate the vicinity. A few moments pass
Inspector Wolf The old lady was dead. I could smell it before I even got into the house. The whole place reeked of adrenaline, sweat, fear, copper and steel. He’d dropped her right in her living room. Chopped and chopped until she stopped moving. But I could tell I was getting close. This had been done in a hurry, and the killer didn’t have the time to clean up after himself like he usually did.
Across the room, the phone rang. The shrill sound set my teeth to grinding, but I ignored it. Instead I followed the killer’s bloody footprints into the back bedroom. He’d climbed out the window. If I hurried, I could catch up to him and end this disgusting spree he was on.
Then the answering machine kicked in. “Hi, Gramma! It’s Red. Sorry I’m running late. I kind of lost track of time. But don’t worry. I packed the picnic and I’m heading out the door right now. Love you.”
She’d been expec
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