Charles Monselet: Cursed Money (part two)

        Charles Monselet Cursed Money 1863         Chapter One (continued) The Quai des Augustins     “Do you believe so?” He spoke with sublime astonishment. “But then you must go with me to the moneychanger, for aside from this banknote, it happens I have not a single louis.” “It’s […]

Tourmaline: Nedforum (part five)

Tourmaline Nedforum (part five)                                 “Hands off, what’s wrong with you? Is that for your girl?” “Pretty stone, hmm? I don’t know of a name for it.” He gave her the cutest face he could manage. He raised a smile, […]