Blood of Angels: Chapter 25

Nichelle slammed her phone down hard onto her desk.

 

“How are things–” Bernard started.

 

“Don’t!” she said. She exhaled and then said, “Sorry. I am getting blocked at every turn.”

 

Bernard frowned. “Maybe it’s because there is no there there.” 

 

“How long have I been here?” asked Nichelle. “How many times have I chased a turkey?”

 

“I don’t-”

 

“Then let me do my job, Bernie.”

 

He raised his hands in surrender and stepped back. “Okay, okay. Keep digging.”

 

She let herself seethe for a handful more heartbeats but then focused and moved on to the next contact on her list.

 

Chapter 24

Chapter 26

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