I’d been in Stateline for four days, trying to find a coke dealer named Daniel Fowler. He was the reason my friend Powell was headed to San Quentin, or so I’d been told.
“Let’s not think about it,” was what he kept telling her. She knew he might kill her. She knew too much.
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I grit my teeth as I press my hand tighter against the hole in my stomach . . .
“Your first body?” “Dead one, yeah.”
Three miserable years. But there I was, fucking cigarette in my mouth . . .
Raindrops glistened about Sue’s minivan the day she left . . .
I always knew the kid was going to kill somebody, but no one believed me, especially my brother.