Is anything sadder than ageing Brits and ageing Germans lounging in the sun? Does anything impel you to end your life so young?
One of the boys set fire to the newspaper with the dog shit inside it, while another waited by the doorbell, poised.
The autumn after that Charlie moved on to secondary school. It took him a while to settle in, but he gradually returned to his former pattern of scholastic excellence and social withdrawal.
This is a hypertext novel/ adventure game I started some years ago then abandoned. I can't really post it directly on ABCtales but you can read it by following the link in the comment below.
The next morning, Miss Thomas went to work with a hangover. She hadn't intended to drink that much, not on a school night, but eating dinner with her friends always had a tendency to get out of hand.