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Pursued to Glory

A 700-word story

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In the unexpected heat, Roger ran faster than he’d ever run before. Sweat poured from him, dripping into his eyes. It stung and blurred his vision but that didn’t matter. In any case, he couldn’t risk taking the time to glance behind to see if the men who chased him were close. If he paused, for even a second, they might catch him, and then it would all be over for Roger and for Britain’s hopes.




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Patsy Collins

Patsy Collins

Author, gardener, photographer, cake eater and campervanner from the south coast of England.

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