Gloom 2 A novel

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Chapter 6 (v.1) - Epilogue-April 1, 1983

Submitted: December 02, 2019

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I dreamed.

There was something wrong with the city.

The political, social, and economic, situation in Washington, DC, shattered all thoughts of peace; the peace didn't last because of the New York killer. 

I didn't like to wait for the dreaded phone call from the Sheriff; I didn't need to see the 2:00 AM call on my new digital clock that was on my mahogany dresser in my bedroom. I kept a baseball bat underneath my bed. My parents were interested in their daughter's welfare. "It's better to be safe", Mom said. 

"The Sheriff is a phone call away", Dad stated.

"They come to me, Dad", I explained to him. 

And, that was the point, wasn't it.

To be continued...

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