6 By Berg!
exhausted. He had offered to take Daphne across the lake. By the time
they got to the pier to hire a boat, there was only a rowboat left
and Freddy was too nice to go back on his word. On the southern bank
of Toluca Lake, Freddy flopped out of the boat and onto the grass.
you dont, Freddy! exclaimed Daphne, You promised to show me
around. So Daphne lifted up Freddy to the best of her ability,
Get out your map and start showing!
up, stretched, and motioned to a sign.
were in Rosewater Park.
cut through the silence.
fog came a Hotdog cart, operated by a man in a large, Pyramid Shaped
Hotdogs. Lets get some, proclaimed Freddy as he rushed forward.
Well take two, thanks.
the man in the Pyramid Helmet said.
you! said Freddy as he paid, then walking off with Daphne their
proclaimed the man.
keep the change.
cart retracted into the fog, Daphne looked at Freddy and said What
a nice man.
in the hotel, thinking. He didnt really want to work there. He and
his ex-wife had stayed at this very hotel just a few days before she
was hospitalised. They had married at 18, and she died when James was
twenty. Now James was in his final year of University, working in a
holiday break. He kept thinking about this dream he was having. In
the dream, which was more like a nightmare, he smothered his wife to
death. He shrugged it off as feeling guilty over Marys death.
a car was speeding down Sagan Street. Behind the wheel sat a woman,
blonde and wearing a pullover. She sat there, speaking.
dead, didn’t I? Well I wasn’t, but it wasn’t for lack for trying, I
can tell you that. Actually James’ last pillow put me in a coma. A
coma I was to lie in for two years. But now, I have one target, one
person I have to kill. The one I’m driving to right now. The only one
left. And when I arrive at my destination… I’m gonna Kill