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Desire Line by Gee Williams

By Gee Williams

A freak tidal surge hitting a Welsh beach city leaves devastation and 3 locals drowned. but while a fourth physique is located within the particles it takes time for it to be pointed out because the revered Oxford author Sara Meredith. a celeb, an icon to a whole new release - what was once she doing in such an not likely position? and the way had it led to her death?

These mysteries weigh down the lives of individuals Sara has left in the back of: estranged husband Josh, their unstable teenage daughter Eurwen and another individual - a stranger. is that this stranger now the single one that can reconstruct Sara's previous couple of weeks, frame-by-frame?

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Miserable fish fears having too many things to hide from. Miserable fish eats many of the vegetables in the pile on his bed. Miserable fish sleeps in what's left of whole vegetables. Miserable fish covers himself with cabbage & feels awkward about its proximity to cucumber. Miserable fish dreams about a cucumber causing a rampage in which many people die. Miserable fish wakes up & knows it's all possible. Miserable fish closes himself in his laptop. Miserable fish knows his laptop is broken but considers the ways in which it can still work.

Dad & Mom became concerned because I had lost interest in school & I wasn't eating right. So we had a meeting with the Principal & a Counselor. The Principal's many-doored office was located in a catacomb of administrative offices near the back of the school (it was a huge magnet school where smart kids shipped in from all over the state). "Let's talk about how you've been feeling," the Counselor said while Dad & Mom & the Principal stared hard at my face. "You're unhappy but you can't 33 say about what.

Let us be normal, let us laugh with other people, let us gossip, let us boast, let us crave after fun, let us crave stupidity. Withdraw the light that shines through colored glass, withdraw devotion & seriousness. Let us die & not transcend. Let us eat till we vomit. Let us sleep with the pigs. Go off & say to the sky, FORGET THIS RAT, LET'S BIND SOMEBODY ELSE. When he dug, he didn't want to dig, when he sat in the dirt he didn't want to sit. He wanted to reach out a paw & find the word & speak it in a loud voice that everyone would understand.

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