Showing posts from February 9, 2014

Can You See Me? 6

Short stories, Hot Topics and relevant information on Music and the Arts! The official Blog page for seeking to educate, entertain and inform. We invite aspiring writers to showcase their talent here. Read short stories for free here!

Stories are all works of fiction. Names, characters, place and events are the product of the author's imagination. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, events and places is totally coincidental

The custody sergeant in charge of the dingy tomblike cells below the courtroom, was having an informal conversation with some colleagues in the main reception area; located next to the spiral staircase leading up to the courts above. He was a big pudgy fellow with a sallow complexion; probably due to the many years of working in an environment that saw little sunlight. Sergeant Emmanuel Gross considered himself lucky to have such a cushy job, supervising the herding of prisoners in and out of the cells, receiving, dispatching and ma…