Dirt: A Noir Story
A short noir story of eight chapters. When a man's former partners betray him and murder his love, he begins a quest of brutal revenge.
(edited) Ch 1 Taylor “Have you ever tasted dirt? Have you ever felt your heart stop, if only for a minute? Have you ever smelled the sweet odor of wet earth, and swallowed it?"
“Thomas, look you know it wasn’t my idea"” I cut him off. “Have you ever tasted dirt, Taylor? It’s not pleasant.”
Sasha. I sit in the chair beside Sasha’s bed. She sleeps soundly, her long hair spilling across her face, hiding eyes the lightest blue. “We were friends once,” I whisper.
“What happened, Thomas?” “I…I won’t be here when you arrive.” “What the hell happened, Thomas? What happened to Lily?” “I’m going after them. I’m going now, I have to go.”