Cain, Thy Brother is Abel

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Thrillers  |  House: Booksie Classic
They say that old sins cast long shadows. If so, it never has cast a longer shadow than over the village of St. Barthelemy...

When a girl collides with Mute, a teenager, and runs off into the fog in the direction of St. Marks Church, Mute finds her wallet and runs after her. He follows her into the church graveyard only to become a victim at a sight of a certain grave.
"Here lies Abel, the brother of Cain..."
Those seven words spark a mystery that clasps upon the peaceful village of St. Barthelemy with a shuddering fear. Who is Abel? Better yet, who is Cain?
As the characters of the story are all brought together, questions mount and answers are few. They soon learn that old sins DO cast long shadows...

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Cain, Thy Brother is Abel

Submitted: April 05, 2012

They say that old sins cast long shadows. If so, it never has cast a longer shadow than over the village of St. Barthelemy...

When a girl collides with Mute, a teenager, and runs off into the fog in the direction of St. Marks Church, Mute finds her wallet and runs after her. He follows her into the church graveyard only to become a victim at a sight of a certain grave.
"Here lies Abel, the brother of Cain..."
Those seven words spark a mystery that clasps upon the peaceful village of St. Barthelemy with a shuddering fear. Who is Abel? Better yet, who is Cain?
As the characters of the story are all brought together, questions mount and answers are few. They soon learn that old sins DO cast long shadows... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 05, 2012

  The telephone rang in Germaine Clermont's parlour as she was sipping her morning grey tea. The blue ribbons in her amber hair ... Read Chapter

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  "Name's Azariah Hughley," he said with a grin and a clearly northern accent. "Don't call me that, though. Never liked the name... Read Chapter

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  INSIDE ST. MARKS   "I'm telling you Lebanon, the sooner you stop this madness, the better!" Lebanon Stansted grim... Read Chapter

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  As Mute rummaged through his wet clothes, he suddenly felt something in one of the pants pockets. He put his hand in and retri... Read Chapter

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  MEANWHILE...   Germaine looked at the clothes she had set upon her bed. A small smile appeared on her lips as she... Read Chapter

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  Ishod stood at the door, awaiting it to be opened. Soon the girl, Waverly, opened the door. Ishod pushed his way in, past the ... Read Chapter

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  ST. MARK'S CEMETARY   Lebanon blinked and said not a word. He then turned to face the gentleman next to him. ... Read Chapter

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  TRAIN STATION   Germaine Clermont hurried across the platform and huffed when she stopped for a breath. She had a... Read Chapter

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  Marceau Brisbane placed the telephone back on its receiver. She paused as she looked at the Victorian-style mirror hanging abo... Read Chapter