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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 21

“Who was he?” “The Bicycle.” “You think he’s a bicycle?” “He’s not A Bicycle, he’s THE Bicycle.  That’s the deck we use and there’s only one other person higher than he is.” “What’s he called?” “No one knows and he … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 20

“Sorry about Four,” said the good-looking, tall, broad shouldered, man in the pinstriped suit.  “She was a good….” “Yes, she was,” agreed Ace.  “What have you found out?” Mathews has been trapping and smuggling other-worldly beings into our area.  It’s … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 19

There was a partially burnt piece of paper on the kitchen table.  It said:  Thanks for leaving the burner on.  It was nice. I appreciate it.  I’ll be gone for a couple of days.  There’s a big fire in California, … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 18

“That went well,” said Tim.  “He probably knows a lot about the organization he used to work for.” “I’m sure he does but that’s not why I hired him.” “It’s not?” “No.  I like him and I believe he’ll be … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 17

Ace started getting messages of condolences, as soon as people found out Four was dead.  Many of the notes included questions about the jacket. She smiled, realizing that the jacket had a life of its own.  Duce stopped by and … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 16

“What is it with that jacket?” asked Tim, when they were back at the apartment. Ace looked at him and tried to smile.  “Four bought it for me three years ago.  It was supposed to be my birthday present but … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts…Chapter 13

“I know you’re there,” he said, his voice low and raspy.  “You never have to hide from me Ace.  You know that.  Show yourself my lovely Diamond.” “Don’t you EVER  get tired of hearing yourself talk?” asked Ace, rolling her … Continue reading

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