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Ash to Ash

Hob-nailed boots clattered on cobblestone, the noise bouncing off the walls of the alley. Tors bit his lip, rewarded with the tang of blood. The thief was pressed flat against the tightly knit stones of a hovel, hidden behind a crumbling support pillar. 3,063 more words



A graveyard. A dark night.

“He’ll be deid.” a hushed raspy voice.

“Gie him another ten minutes, make sure he’s out.” a voice like gravel. 1,473 more words


Another Thief on the Cross

I’d just finished a month-long gig, teaching acting in London and Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare’s birthplace, and had said goodbye to the last of my students. It had been a heady time, suffused with history. 555 more words

For Pastors And Teachers

Shelby County Sheriff's Office searching for suspected credit card thief

SHELBY COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to be on the lookout for a woman suspected of theft. 62 more words

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Portal World: Jewels

Noise from the mall fills the background. People of all shapes, colours and sizes talking and spending jewel a wonderful cacophony with a sweet underlying song floating from the mall speakers. 727 more words


Thief Has a Tongue

A vile thief
His tongue
Found a way
To slither along
My heart
Cutting are kind words
And I remember
Each curve
His tongue cut… 21 more words


Mark of the Greedy

The beggars were marked. Not all of them, of course. There were a few souls who remained honest. Some old women huddled together around a fire. 1,340 more words

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