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Dignitas, Pt. 1

John woke the day before his trip.  It was a day like any other day.  He fed his cats, went for a run by the water, and showered before he…

The Lake

The first person to notice the lake was sinking was little cousin Rory. The water level is just low this year, said Grandma Mel. Never mind, the rain will come soon, said know-it-all cousin Nick. But Rory knew what she saw, and the lake was sinking. She got her favorite cousin Sam to come investigate with her. They rowed out to the very center of the lake where Grandpa Tom had said it was at least eighty feet deep. And there, in the middle of the lake, was a very small whirlpool…

Coming to Get Her

I tossed my keys into the olivewood bowl, handmade in the Holy Land, and picked up the phone. The red blinking light on the answering machine went dark as I pressed the button that would allow me to hear the messages left by telephone solicitors trying to sell me a vacation in Branson or new aluminum siding guaranteed not to turn green with mold.
The slur of Megan’s voice was unmistakable. “Come get me. In Monet. 1515 Walker.” That was it. Come get me. I pressed the callback button. Someone answered on the third ring. A female. Not Megan…