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Josephine's feet found her unlaced boots, disregarded the folding wheelchair leaned against the wall. She wheeled her oxygen tank into the next room, where Able's body fell into the living room wall. She lined the pistol up with his chest, her grip unsteady as her vision. She pulled the trigger.After his two sons disappear (in a drug deal gone wrong), Able Kirby sells his granddaughter to the Hill Clan to pay for his wife's cancer medications, but Josephine a ...more
("These Old Bones," p. 16)
Yeah, he thought, I’s a son of a bitch.