CHAPTER ONE Jessica:
Erik tells me for the umpteenth time. “I just don’t like it, Jess.”
“And I still agree,” I tell him. “I’ve just got no choice.”
“Oh, come on. There’s always a choice. You can get around it.”
“I’ve cancelled three times already and I can’t
get around it, at least not by complaining about security anymore. I’m not sick, so what do I tell them?
This stops him for a minute, but I can see it does nothing to make him feel better. The sense of danger has gotten to us. It’s...