Published on April 24th, 2012 01:52 AM
“Please, Father!” John begged, running to help Linda.
“IDIOT, FOOL!” The bald man screamed, his face red with rage. He
dropped the whip and stepped over the gasping girl. “My son,” he
sneered, slowly advancing on John.
“Father, I—” John whimpered, as his father slapped him. Tears started
to build in his eyes when he saw what his father was waiting for. The
look he gave him was an invitation, as if he were saying, “You want her,
try to take her.” John wouldn’t challenge him, though. He never
challenged his father. Grabbing Linda by her hair, the older man turned