By Grif Stockley
Justice...or the appropriate Revenge?Like the South the place he used to be born, Gideon web page is haunted by way of the previous. provided a shot at redemption and revenge, he returns to his fatherland of undergo Creek, Arkansas, to guard a guy accused of a freelance killinghired by way of none except the rich landowner who as soon as destroyed Gideon's family. but because the case unfolds, Gideon reveals it really is extra advanced and unsafe than he'd imagined. In a global of previous hatreds, misplaced loves, and crumbling kinfolk myths, Gideon is stuck among his expert instincts and his own wishes. Now, he needs to take advantage of painful selection of his lifestyles, to settle an previous score...or permit a killer pass loose.
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If he is conning me, I’d like to find out earlier than later. “They’re sayin’ he hired me,” Class says. ” I question him at length about Paul, and he admits that before he started at the plant he was a delivery man for an appliance store in town that Paul owned. Paul rarely came in the store, but when he did, he would make a point to speak to the help. “He was real friendly,” Class says. ” That sounds like Paul, the great benefactor of the underclass. He wouldn’t pay minimum wage if there was any way he could avoid it, but he liked to play Santa Claus.
So you don’t have any doubts,” I ask, “that my client was hired by Paul Taylor to murder Willie Ting Instead of responding right away, Bonner rocks gently in his chair. ” He stands up, dismissing me. “Our prosecutor is upstairs. ” I scramble to my feet. ” The sheriff shrugs. ” “I’ll hold you to that,” I say as if I already have something in mind. I don’t. But it is never too early to begin the job of softening up the prosecutor. If law enforcement begins to have doubts about a case, you can be sure they will be passed along to the prosecutor.
Dan has been my best friend since I got an office here. He is a mess, but he makes me laugh, and that one quality covers up a multitude of sins. “Well, I’m alive,” he says, easing himself into the chair across from my desk. “You look like somebody tried to hang some Sheetrock down your spine. ” Dan takes a deep breath and winces. “Only my eighth and ninth ribs. ” Poor Dan. I try not to smile. As fat as he is, breaking a rib would be like trying to pop a balloon inside a bale of cotton. He must have fallen hard.
Blind Judgment: A Gideon Page Novel by Grif Stockley