By Charles King
A vintage western.
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Look, I really am terribly sorry. I’ll clean it all off, promise. ’ ‘I see. You’re a very big, grey person lying absolutely still. Well, it takes all sorts, I can see that, I just naturally assumed you were a statue. If you’ll just bear with me I can be back with a cloth and some white spirit before you can say—’ ‘Shut up and listen, you stupid bird. I’m inside the statue. Sort of. ’ The pigeon hesitated a while before replying. ‘Fine,’ it said. ‘Where I come from we call that a non-sequitur, but never mind.
They’d never believe us. ’ Mike shrugged. ‘At least then, this’d be someone else’s problem. ’ Bianca was silent for a moment, then she started to rummage in her toolbag. ‘I know one thing I am going to do,’ she said. ’ Dismissed without references for gross breach of confidentiality, the dragon swished its tail dispiritedly and flew east. En route it had a run-in with three F-ills, hastily scrambled by a gibbering controller out of Brize Norton and armed with everything Father Christmas had left in the RAF’s stocking for the last six years.
Mike shrugged. ‘At least then, this’d be someone else’s problem. ’ Bianca was silent for a moment, then she started to rummage in her toolbag. ‘I know one thing I am going to do,’ she said. ’ Dismissed without references for gross breach of confidentiality, the dragon swished its tail dispiritedly and flew east. En route it had a run-in with three F-ills, hastily scrambled by a gibbering controller out of Brize Norton and armed with everything Father Christmas had left in the RAF’s stocking for the last six years.
An Apache Princess: A Tale of the Western Frontier (Classic Westerns Series) by Charles King