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Roylsden #236

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The odds were stacked against Clint coming out of any gun battle alive, so Cole let his gun swing down on his trigger finger so the upside-down barrel was pointing at himself. Then he crouched slowly and placed it on the floor.
"Lucy, this isn't - "
She had no idea what her husband meant to say, but she didn't want to hear.
"Shush, Joshua. I'm in charge here." She hadn't even turned her head to look at him. Instead her eyes were fixed on Eddie Sherman, Doc Morris and Mickey O'Donohue. "Now you, gentlemen. Y'all drop your gun belts."

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    Neville Hunt 11 months ago

    Another tough woman; excellent! (Think I might be a masochist😨)

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    Drew Martyn 11 months ago

    Lol, I've been wondering that myself! Or is it just being lazy and letting the women take charge?

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    Neville Hunt 11 months ago

    Yeah, but round here I seem to do most of the cooking and my own ironing. Thank feck I manage to avoid most of the feckin’ house cleaning! I’m still not in charge though. ☹️

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