Monday, October 3, 2016

Eleven Miles of Night: Reading #79:





Glenn took another sip of his beer, as Riley the bartender set Terrence’s beer down on the surface of the bar. She had taken longer than necessary to fill the mug, he had noticed. Did this girl have her eye on him? Yes, probably she did. 
“You can’t know that,” Glenn said. “Women who use birth control get pregnant all the time. And anyway, why would Bridgette do a thing like that? She was a brain in high school, you know. My younger sister was in the same grade with her. She told me that Bridgette was a go-getter, and was going to go to college and get out of here, as soon as she’d scraped together the necessary moolah.”....