Locals tend to close their eyes when passing by that barn. Something is just not right about it. Some say it is unnatural. Some say it's obscene and evil. But they don't say such things out loud.
He is wealthy…enough. He is handsome…enough. He is well-connected…enough. He is acceptable…enough. But...
Officer McCormick lay dead in the street, his insides cooked, but not a mark on him.
Tim and Adelaide Smithfield are haunted by memories of loss too raw to forget, and too painful to remember.
Whosoever speaketh a word against the Son of man, it shall be forgiven him: but whosoever speaketh against the Holy Ghost, it shall not be forgiven him, neither in this world, neither in the world to come.
- Matthew 12:32