Double or Quit

One-Ten trundled around the office impatiently, how much longer were they going to be. She clicked the intercom on her chair, "Miss Lime is there any message from Arthur or Julia?" "Sorry ma'am, not a sque.... Scratch that. They have just arrived." "Send them through at one," One-Ten barked. A moment later the door opened … Continue reading Double or Quit


Morning Mail

Liz showed the piece of paper to Dr Webster, "do you suppose it is genuine?" He studied the note, "well the penmanship suggested it was written in a hurry or under duress." He handed it back to her and scratched his chin thoughtfully. "It was slipped in with my morning correspondence," said Liz. "Perhaps it … Continue reading Morning Mail

3TC/Genre Challenge: The St. Bartholomew Caper

The Ruby sat on display in the case as a centre piece to the exhibition drawing attention to itself like a crimson lighthouse. An overweight American tourist was noisely chomping on a tray of cheese covered Tortilla chips and showering the exhibit with a dusting of crumbs. Gervase walked purposefully around the exhibition, his cane … Continue reading 3TC/Genre Challenge: The St. Bartholomew Caper