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Bourbon On The Rocks #155


“However,” Cal said with a smile, “that isn’t going to save her from a severe beating. But sometimes there are fates worse than death.”

“Where’d you read that, Cal, on the back of a matchbook?” I said. “Assuming you can read, that is.”

Why do I enjoy antagonizing people who can do me great harm? I must be a masochist.

Cal looked at the thug next to him, who stepped up and punched me in the face so hard that the chair I was sitting in turned over backwards and I went spilling onto the floor.

Yep. I’m a masochist…

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    Neville Hunt over 6 years ago

    I have to say it Jake, you’re either a dumbass or you must be a masochist... but you’re a brave SOB, certainly. 🤕

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    Christopher over 6 years ago

    I think Jake's idea is if you get people worked up emotionally then they get irrational and when they get irrational they get sloppy.

    But I do think there's a streak of masochism running through him!

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