Imprisoned: part eight

Posted by ractrose on 7 Jan 2018 in Fiction, Novels

A Figure from the Common Lot Imprisoned (eight)           He’d taken warning from the flatness of Amédée’s voice; and the hand with which Honoré had reached for the third sketch froze inside his portfolio. He withdrew it. “Monsieur Ballatin.” Amédée picked up the sheet that guarded the pastels…and showed the masthead, […]