Double-Cross My Heart - Chapter 19Double-Cross My Heart - Chapter 19 by BrandonHill
Counting our protracted bath -It is a good thing that our skin does not prune from prolonged immersion-, it took Derek and I a full hour and a half after Deb’s communiqué to exit the hotel room.
To be more specific, I was the one who first emerged in that time frame, and to more than a couple of annoyed to playfully shrewd gazes and emotions. It turned out that my “distraction” had provided more than enough time for the clan to pack up and prepare for a rapid departure, leaving all present with time to occupy themselves with idle chitchat and a few smoking sessions, but with everyone standing conspicuously about Lyman’s now derelict trailer.
“The boss gonna be long?” Wadih had come to my side. He sounded anxious, but was just as eager to get back on the road as everyone else. “This place has nice digs and all, but everything w