By now you know that I have taken my own life. At least, I hope you know. It would be quite awkward if this letter arrived before I had a chance to carry out my intentions. 8,463 more words
We sensed that we are not yet released to leave Damascus. Elijah’s pupils, however, returned only to inform him that they are splitting up, some called to aid Tomas and the others in Jerusalem, and the other half of the team to look for Jezer, who is missing. 72 more words
It had been a late night for everyone. A lot of time was wasted sorting the needs of such a large number of people. I do not fault the advance group. 90 more words
As we neared the desert crossroads we pushed ahead of the others with Jezer and Tomas. There Reuben patiently awaited our arrival.
He had just returned from a mission of mercy, for which he was seeking our approval, after the fact. 78 more words
Our friend could talk of nothing else but the explosion. He was well past the town where it went off when it went off. He turned around and ran back to investigate. 89 more words