December 9th, 2019


A Gun for Barns: New chapter posted

Part 4, Chapter 43 is now on AO3: My Heart Tells Me (Should I Believe My Heart?).

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"What happened to you, Mr. Volk?"

"Just a slight altercation, Marjorie. Nothing to worry about." Gunnar resisted touching his nose to see if it still hurt, because it probably did. "Did you take care of the problem in the White Gloves?"

"We did, Mr. Volk. I think you understand, we don't want this to be as… public… as Mortimer's judgment and execution." Marjorie delicately straightened the few papers on her desk.

"Of course. But they are taken care of?" Gunnar raised his eyebrows.

"Yes. You needn't worry about them any longer."

Gunnar leaned forward. "Let's put our cards on the table, Marjorie. I won't tolerate cannibalism in my city or its territories. Are these other 'friends of Mortimer' dead? Exiled? Imprisoned?"

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