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Scribbling Stones: Day 2

i saw them there by the sidewalk boulder playing with pebbles, grubby smiles, scruffy shorts, lace old, torn in place, hand in hand a bulwark, is it? two young lives: sidelined for life? is it enough if they have each … Continue reading

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A clean job

He was obviously the ring-leader; he had that unmistakable air of command. The other two scurried about under his directions: the plastic bags swelled up with their booty, the fruit of toil in the wee hours of morning. Finally, the … Continue reading

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