‘What have you done with my daughter, you bloody animal?’
His lips had thinned. ‘You were told to be quiet. Maybe you need a stronger message.’
He’d bent over and placed the phone on the tiled floor, then straightened and moved closer to the hole. He’d flicked the knife up. ‘Give me your hand.’
The girl whimpered, and shook her head, trying to twist away from him.
His hand had shot out, wrapped around her right wrist, and raised it until it was above her head.
Behind him, he could hear the parents’ voices, shouting, pleading with him to pick up the phone.
He’d ignored them and raised the knife.
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