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Daily Snippet, 1-10-12

“Hey, Morgan. We’ve got a problem,” Pike called to me. “Buddy, put that down or I’m going to make sure you lose a finger or two taking it.” “What fuckery is this?” I asked when I found Pike and the … Continue reading

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Daily Snippet, 1-9-12

I made a decision and said to hell with it. I took a cheap headset from my bag of professional tricks. I pulled the seal from the power source and it fired up. It was bought with cash–real cash, not … Continue reading

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Daily Snippet, 1-8-12

Pike shot across the floor on a rolling chair. “Hey, babe, how goes the stakeout?” “Fine, thank you.” Alistair sounded rather terse, which for him translated to boiling rage in anyone else. “I’ll keep you updated, Morgan.” The connection cut … Continue reading

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Daily Snippet, 1-7-12

“This is the best case ever,” Nelly said over the comm. I didn’t have to ask then if she was seeing what I was. “Do you think–“  I didn’t hear whatever Nelly asked. “Repeat,” I said. Then the spider bot … Continue reading

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Daily Snippet, 1-6-12

“I’m working,” I said. I didn’t like the faintly wheedling note that crept to my voice. “I have all this month’s bills queued up. All you have to do is flip through them and sign things.” It was moments like … Continue reading

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Daily Snippet, 1-5-12

” […] I’m afraid you’re on your own.” This, then, was the other shoe I had been waiting for. I was back on familiar territory. Hostile territory. “Thanks for the heads up. I’ll be discreet.” The first step to that, … Continue reading

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Daily Snippet, 1-4-12

[…] He kicked at something lying in the hallway and sent it flying towards us. Soundlessly, it rolled and flopped to a stop near my feet. It quivered in a faintly gelatinous way. It was silvery white with sparks of … Continue reading

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