The Cathedral of Monte Cristo Episode 19

Saturday Stories
January 2 Edition

The Cathedral of Monte Cristo

Episode 19

Franco and Ernesto were in a dim short-order restaurant in Arranque sharing a plate of bihon noodles. The radio was playing "The Day You Said Good Night" by Hale.

“The jailbreak is all over the news,” warned Ernesto.

“Relax,” assured Franco. “I have a gun.”

“Where –”  

“From the warden.”

“Look, you should lie low for a while,” said Ernesto. “There’s this guy I know, he can get you a job in this new adventure camp in the mouth of Mayon Volcano. Tourists flock there to go bungee-jumping into the lava. They probably need instructors.”

To Be Continued Next Saturday

The Day You Said Good Night

Huggybear Diaries

Monday, May 11, 2015

The greatest Jedi masters in the galaxy have all warned how seductive the Dark can be.

I seem to be on the edge. Throughout the day I was in the classroom while my heart and mind were somewhere else.

Empire Strikes Back 
The Battle of Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader

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Huggybear said…

"Death is a natural part of life. Rejoice for those around you who transform into the Force. Mourn them do not. Miss them do not. Attachment leads to jealously. The shadow of greed, that is.” ~ Yoda

Huggybear said…

“Relax,” assured Franco. “I have a gun...."