Part I - Part II - Part III - Part IV - Part V The lecture had gone well. There weren't too many stupid questions today. Sure, there was the occasional know-it-all, but they were out out of their league and were easily dismissed. The real geniuses wouldn't come out of the woodwork until Friday … Continue reading Life Sucks Then You Die Part VI
Part I - Part II - Part III - Part IV Holed up in this shitty hotel room, we're bathed in television glow. My fine friend sleeps like a baby on one of the beds. He has finally developed Stockholm syndrome as I hoped he would. He doesn't care anymore if he lives or dies. That's … Continue reading Life Sucks Then You Die Part V
Part I - Part II - Part III He tells me to wait here and goes into the corner store for cigarettes. I think about running, but he would have anticipated that. The effort would likely be futile. Besides, I am full from the big breakfast I just ate. It's not time to move. It's … Continue reading Life Sucks Then You Die Part IV
Part I - Part II The diner is noisy. It is peak breakfast time. We're sitting in a corner booth, in semi-privacy. This is good because my compadre is in rough shape and we need to talk. I send him to the bathroom to clean up his bloody face. As he stands up, I toss … Continue reading Life Sucks Then You Die Part III
Once you are awakened, you may never close your eyes again.