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Royce’s Ruse (by Anyta Sunday)

A short story, contributed by Anyta Sunday.   I flicked the cigarette onto the brick path and stomped on it, and then lit another. If that cat didn’t quit meowing, Mrs. Trollier from next door would soon hear about it. The rasping howl came again from the hedges, a scraping of nails on a blackboard with a husky note. Easily it could be mistaken for a dry, obnoxious cough. He doesn’t even sound like a freaking feline! A handful of butts collected in a small bunch at my feet. I hadn’t smoked this much in years, but I’d needed something …continue reading