Monthly Archives: May 2016

Being Tony: Chapter 7, Part 6

A strange arrangement     I arrived back in town happier than I’d left it the day before, and found John deep in conversation with a couple of men in suits. When he’d finished, he came over to talk to … Continue reading

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Being Tony: Chapter 7, Part 5

Which way was it to the bathroom?     Just a few hours later that I woke, wondering where I was, but knowing I was in desperate need of a bathroom. After a moment, I remembered I was in the … Continue reading

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Being Tony: Chapter 7, Part 4

The Walpole Arms     The following day I was woken from a deep sleep by the sound of my ringing phone. It was John who told me he had decided to keep the two shops closed for a day … Continue reading

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Being Tony: Chapter 7, Part 3

The Flood       Lynn had suffered many floods in its long history, but the last big one had been many years before. I only remembered it vaguely, being just a young child at the time, but I do … Continue reading

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Being Tony: Chapter 7, Part 2

This?     We went up to his flat above the shop, John put a bottle of whiskey and two glasses on the table. “Help yourself,” he said, “I just want to get some papers to show you.” He went … Continue reading

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Being Tony: Chapter 7, Part 1

What next?   7: Mary   Lynn News: As the town is slowly recovering from last week’s flooding, stories are reaching the Lynn News of the many volunteers that manfully tried to keep the water at bay during the night … Continue reading

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Being Tony, Chapter 6, Part 6

The end of an era.     A few days later a letter arrived from Judy, saying that she had moved in with Jenny and asking what I proposed to do with the flat. We had bought it in our … Continue reading

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