June 12, 2024

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  1. Untitled by Linda Keser

    The unanchored motor boat rocked placidly in the ocean ten miles from the shore. The summer sky was bright and clear to the east, a dark storm approaching from the west. Carlo bent over the long plastic encased package with detached anchor in hand. As tightly as he could, he wrapped and secured the chain roughly in the center. Tossing the attached anchor overboard, he then lifted the heavy package to the edge of the boat. “I really didn’t want to do this, but had no choice. Five thousand dollars wasn’t enough to shut you up. You kept coming back for more, greedy bitch. Well, you can’t take it with you, can you?” Splash.

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