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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 45

“Do you ever think about the people you kill?” asked Tim. “What do you mean?” said Ace, taking a bite out of a brownie.  “Why would I?” “What do you think about when you’re doing it?” “I hope I’m faster … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 44

“What happens when a card is taken out?” “Someone takes the person’s place,” said Ace, giving the crow a peanut. “Do cards just move up a number a number?” “No.  Each number is specific and there’s no real cross training.  … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts, Chapter 43

“Will you tell me about the cards? “Sure,” said Ace, kissing his shoulder. “Why do you trust me?” he asked. “I don’t know,” she sighed.  “I just do.  Besides, you know I can kill you anytime I want to and … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 42

The cat scratched at the bedroom door until Ace got up and opened it.  “What?” she asked.  “You sleep twenty-two hours a day, why can’t you do some of it when I’m in bed?” “Meow.” Ace saw a terrified looking … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 40

“Ace, there’s someone here to see you,” yelled Tim. The man from the Art Institute was standing in the living room. “How’s your side?” asked Ace. “I’ll be okay,” he said, nodding. “Would you like something to drink?” “Tea please,” … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 39

“She seemed nice,” said Tim.  “What’s in the box?” “Not sure,” replied Ace. “Aren’t you going to open it?” “No.  Not right now.” “There’s a cat on the kitchen windowsill.  Maybe we should get a screen.” “How did it get … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 38

“Tell me about the ghost,” said Tim, shoving a scoop of ice cream into his mouth. “Face Recognition came up empty,” sighed Ace. “Okay, but what about the ghost?” “So, you’ve never been arrested and you’re not in the system.” … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 37

“Tell me about the ghost,” said Tim, shoving a scoop of ice cream into his mouth. “Face Recognition came up empty.” “Okay, but what about the ghost?” “So, you’ve never been arrested and you’re not in the system.” “Good, but … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 36

“Seven,” said Ace, smiling at the trim, raven haired woman, with sparkling blue eyes. “What did you get yourself into this time,” sighed Seven, opening her flaming red bag?  “Let me see it and who’s he?” “My cousin, Tim.” “Seriously?  … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 35

   “You’re hurt,” said Tim, looking at the blood pooling around Ace’s foot.   “No big deal,” she said. “One of the bad guys had a knife.  The soup is delicious and so is the bread.” “You need to go … Continue reading

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