Rob backed away from the gate when he saw the package lying in wait.
Nobody knew he was there, did they? Was his cover blown?
Rob moved to a different vantage point. The package crouched, waiting to pounce.
He had been out of the business for years, but knew what these packages meant. They’d find parts of him in three counties…
Well, he still had hardware from his “working days”! There’d be nothing left.
The reverberation from the explosion was dying out when his cell rang. He smiled.
“Hi Honey. Did you get the birthday present I sent?”
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