Leg O’Lamb: Family Butcher by Brendan Gerad O'Brien
Approx. 3,250 words.
Published on May 16, 2012.
From the collection Dreamin’ Dreams; A short thriller in 3,230 words.
Everyone in Ballycumscut thought Leg O’Lamb was a little bit strange. It wasn’t something you could actually put your finger on, though, and if you heard people talking about him, they’d always add that he was nice enough really! He’d smile, too, of course, but it was always just the mouth. The eyes didn’t smile ...