Quiet Lost: Chapter 3

Quiet Lost is a story of betrayal, murder, love and lost love.  It will require several chapters to tell Neil’s story.

Quiet Lost

Chapter 3

Tuesday morning, September 15

Neil threw his boots in the bed of the truck and pushed the clutch in with his bare left foot.  He hoped the needle pointing at E was typical fuel-gauge inaccurate; hoped he wouldn’t have to coast down the mountain to a gas station.   His wallet held enough cash for fuel and a new set of clothes, but after that he’d have to chance making a withdrawal from the bank to persevere more than a few hours. Continue reading