Quiet Desperation by Alfred C. Martino
Price: $0.99 USD. 7200 words.
Published on October 27, 2012. .
A stranger meets you in a bar. You're drunk. You talk a lot. Without you realizing it, he’s learning about you. He makes you a million-dollar proposition to cause a drunk-driving accident.
You’re out of work. Bills are piling up. You owe your bookie six grand. But mostly, you're twenty years removed from being the high school football hero you once were.
Do you take the chance?