The Property of Lee Harrison Peeters Chapter Thirteen: The Early Morning

5 02 2010

The Property of Lee Harrison Peeters

Chapter Thirteen: The Early Morning

For a couple hours the darkness of the woods is deep. Filled with terrible emptiness. The only sounds he hears is the  horses breathing. Comforting. And the dog bounding through the snow. He reaches into his pocket and fishes out a pipe. He lights it up. The dog smells the smoke and looks up at the stranger.

Stranger to his dog: “He’s out there somewhere, General.”