Literary Fiction jen knox fiction short fiction rattle molly may

10-4

By Jen Knox
Nov 23, 2018 · 4,247 words · 16 minutes

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From the author: Jeff will be my first arrest. I don’t dislike the guy, but it’ll be easy, make me look tough out of the gate. The first arrest is a big deal, and I happen to know that Jeff will break the law any given day he finds breath in his lungs.


Jeff will be my first arrest. I don’t dislike the guy, but it’ll be easy, make me look tough out of the gate. The first arrest is a big deal, and I happen to know that Jeff will break the law any given day he finds breath in his lungs.

I hear his muffled voice through the wall. Jeff and Mom have been arguing for hours. If they don’t stop fighting now, we’ll miss confession, which is only a few-hour window today. Mrs. Johnson will probably take our spot. She likes to go in for seconds,...

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