Father of a Close Friend by Beau to Beau Books
Approx. 2,980 words.
Published on January 25, 2011.
Tonight is Von’s first night at the private club of his best friend’s father. The man who Von knows as Mr. Lindquist has invited him to be inducted into this most exclusive of orders. Von is thrilled that Mr. Lindquist has chosen him to be inducted as a new member, but the man he has known for years seems very different tonight and insists that Von call him by his first name.