Tag Archives: Crime

The Age of Innocence

The park was blooming with the sound of innocent laughter of what seemed to be hundreds of kids, and with the loud admonitions and administrations of their nannies and parents. Burt and Emily sat on a bench facing the fountain … Continue reading

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Betrayal

I got out of my business partner Harry’s home, and started walking jauntily towards my car. Our long-running dispute about embezzlement from the company was finally over, and I couldn’t be happier. But suddenly, everything became hazy, and I stumbled … Continue reading

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The Wheel of Time

Henry looked at the rotating blades of the fan with a child-like wonder and remarked, “This fan is like the wheel of time, isn’t it?” Jim continued doing his work and replied, “In some ways, yes. The movement of the … Continue reading

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Come Undone – #AtoZChallenge #BlogchatterA2Z

Lord Davenport picked up the painting and looked at it against the light. “You know, Mr. Stewart,” he said to the artist in a dubious tone “I still don’t get it.” “Art has to be felt,” Graham Stewart replied with … Continue reading

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The Killers

“This is the third time that the killer has struck on this beach in as many weeks,” remarked Inspector Lestrade. “Killers,” replied Sherlock Holmes in his usual dead-pan style, “There are prints of four different pairs of boots coming out … Continue reading

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The Invisible Man

I waited patiently at the edge of the lonely street for my next victim. This would be my tenth robbery in as many days, they’d even given me a name- The Invisible Man. Unimaginative, but apt, for I had indeed … Continue reading

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The Great Heist

I snapped the neck of the first guard, shot the other one through the head, and climbing aboard the sailboat, drove it at breakneck speed towards the lighthouse. Few knew the secret hidden in this nondescript place- the real legendary … Continue reading

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