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Roylsden #219

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"Spell it out, McGinley," Mickey O'Donohue croaked, still rubbing the side of his head, "In simple words."
"Without land the railroad company can't lay track into Roylsden. Simple as that. I bought all the land. I'll sell it to the company soon's I like what they're offering. I've already turned down two offers. When the offer's big enough I'll accept, take my kids and Lucy back west, New York maybe, start a new life. Away from - "
His hands waved helplessly in the air before him
"Away from... all this."
Cole was shaking his head "But why kill the women?"

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    Peter Henderson 11 months ago

    Ahhah another twist in the thead of your Roylsden story Drew....great stuff.

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    Neville Hunt 11 months ago

    Yeah, McGinley, explain dammit!

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    Drew Martyn 11 months ago

    Thanks guys. Maybe you should be there, I reckon between you, you'd sort it out pretty quickly! ;)

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    Neville Hunt 11 months ago

    That’s an interesting concept Drew, get a reader to join the action. I’m ready with ma six-guns a-ready to get a-blazin’! 🤠

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