What on earth am I going to find?
Lionel pushed through his doubt and tapped the door three times, then lowered his hand to the handle. He opened the door and quietly stepped into the room. Its starkness assaulted him at once. The walls were painted in a crisp white. Though a high window allowed light and the colour of the grounds beyond into the room, a cold and clinical feeling enveloped him – and it wasn’t pleasant. There was a single bed. Actually, it wasn’t even a bed. Rather, it was a large, vinyl-encased piece of foam with a pillow, sheets and a quilt.
No metal or fittings that could be used as a weapon to harm – or to inflict self-harm, Lionel thought.
Teaser Lines from page 128 of PDF version
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