The Pythagoras Curse Part V

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Death In The Territories

We spoke little on our journey north. Several times the boy would kick the flanks of his pony and disappear into the darkness, only to return and take up a slow pace beside me and my mare.

I wasn’t sure what he was looking for, but I found myself praying he wouldn’t find it.



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P.G. Barnett

A published author enjoying married Texas bliss. Dog person living with cats. A writer of Henry James' stories. Featured In MuckRack. Top Writer In Fiction.