‘THE ACCIDENT‘ by DAWN GOODWIN Veronica ‘It’s me, Veronica. Open the door.’ The letter box rattled. I stood at the top of the stairs and pushed the curtain of lank hair out of my eyes. ‘It’s a beautiful day – open the curtains and see for yourself.’ Felicity’s voice was shrill. I lowered myself onto […]
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