The Bribe

Reads: 169  | Likes: 3  | Shelves: 0  | Comments: 1

More Details
Status: Finished  |  Genre: Young Adult  |  House: Booksie Classic

Submitted: June 18, 2019

A A A | A A A

Submitted: June 18, 2019

A A A

A A A


He clutched the bag, hastily running toward the train. With a worried expression, he looked behind him as he embarked.  Would he make it in time? Only two hours earlier, he was joyfully sitting at his office desk, scanning his briefs for the next day of court—until that fateful ring of his cell phone. Now he had a bundle of money in a backpack and some clothes in a suitcase, taking the midnight train all alone with only his worry and his thoughts. What would happen to him? He was just a lawyer, after all. A poor, lonely, overworked lawyer. What did they want with him?


© Copyright 2019 bookwormmaiden. All rights reserved.

Add Your Comments:

Comments

More Young Adult Short Stories