A Warrior’s Journey, Chapter 22-23

Chapter Twenty Two They shed their clothes and took a steaming hot shower together taking turns gently bathing the other. They welcomed the soft bed. It was past nine when he rolled from the bed. He joined her once again for another hot shower to help relieve the soreness and stiffness. “Stand on your good foot and stop trying to bend down. You will slip. … Continue reading A Warrior’s Journey, Chapter 22-23

A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 20-21

Chapter Twenty After dinner, L.L. and Shaun joined the family in the den where Melissa and Julie played with Marley and Samson. Samson was getting up in age yet playing with the puppy brought out the puppy in him. Marley chased the girls around the room nipping at their heels. The girls laughed until they lost their breath and their eyes watered. Bonnie found an … Continue reading A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 20-21

A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 18-19

Chapter Eighteen   The following week flew as L.L. studied her case of the cattle theft ring. There were at least four thieves involved with several forms of transportation and walkie talkies or CB radios to communicate. They had researched and done surveillance on the targeted ranches. They had contacts willing to purchase stolen livestock likely in another state. No thefts had occurred in recent … Continue reading A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 18-19

A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 16-17

  Chapter Sixteen The bank was on the corner of a busy intersection. She was responsible for transporting the cash from the main building to the free-standing drive thru some 75 feet away. Every morning she pushed the cart loaded with 50,000 in U.S. currency to her station. At the end of each day, she pushed it back to the main vault. The security guard … Continue reading A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 16-17

A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 13-15

Chapter Thirteen It was near midnight when Shaun locked up the house and went upstairs. He could see light escaping under L.L.’s bedroom door. He knocked lightly using the tip of his finger. He heard her padding to the door barefoot. She cracked it open about an inch. “What is it, Shaun?” “I wanted to thank you for all you did tonight. Tomorrow I’ll visit … Continue reading A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 13-15

A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 9-12

Chapter Nine A large pan of homemade biscuits were baking. Thick cut, smoked bacon sizzled on the griddle as she whipped eggs to be scrambled. Ribbon Cane syrup was in the warmer. Homemade butter was in the butter dish, a gift from a patient of John’s. Coffee was brewed and kept warm. The table was set for everyone in the house. All she needed to … Continue reading A Warrior’s Journey, Chapters 9-12

A Warrior’s Journey Chapters 7- 8

  Chapter Seven  L.L. closed her curtains to make her room as dark as possible. Wearing a large tee shirt, she snuggled between the sheets as she reflected on the mud covered girls, mud riding, water fight and Cindy, their last victim. She snickered as she visualized Cindy’s face when Melissa sprayed her. She recalled the warm, tingling sensation when Shaun wrapped her in a … Continue reading A Warrior’s Journey Chapters 7- 8