By John Bingham
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This chilling secret starts whilst Lucy Dawson is located strangled in her residence. while her nephew, Tim, seems to be into his aunt's dying, humans provide sketchy solutions and the police provide little aid. it seems that they believe his pleas are easily a drug-addict's ravings. As he investigates he starts off to discover himself suffering from threatening cell calls, and his personal paranoia.
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He would have to be patient. He decided that he would wait a year before killing Joan. Kamila was going to have to be patient too. The big plus was that this would give him plenty of time to think and plan. One whole year to plan the perfect murder. So every day, after he had dealt with any urgent business to do with his job, Victor would search websites, typing the words perfect murder into Google. Then he moved on and began Googling poisons. Then, detecting poisons. Everything he wanted was right there, normally just one click of his mouse away.
Then, to her relief, he slid down easily to the bottom. She just needed to arrange his arms and legs so they would not obstruct the lid. All the time, Joan avoided looking at his bulging eyes. In fact, she avoided looking at any part of him. She couldn’t help glimpsing his tiny penis, though. That’s the bit of you I’ll be missing least of all, she thought. Then she began to pile the frozen foods back in on top of him. ‘Hope he doesn’t wake up feeling hungry,’ Don said, as he finally slammed the lid down.
He worked out, pumping iron, keeping his six-pack stomach tight and his biceps hard. Not the only part of him that was hard, she thought wickedly. Don had never met Victor, but he never missed a chance to say something bad about him. The worst thing was the way Victor earned his money. He hated cruelty to animals. Don told Joan that the company Victor worked for made egg boxes for the battery chicken industry. Battery chicken farming was immoral, he said, and that made Victor a bad man. Joan loved so much about Don.