By George Page III
Copyright 2011 George Page III
Print edition: Ruins Terra, Hadley Rille Press © 2007
Author website: http://www.tgapgeorge.com
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Hix wiped the sweat from his brow with a napkin. It's too hot, he thought. He glanced at the grime that came off, wadded it up, and tossed it into the trashcan behind the bar. Too hot for me that's for sure. He took a swig of beer and tried to look over his notes. The excavations were going well, but he was too long from his wife, too far to get luxuries, and too stinking hot to do anything but sit in a dingy, dark bar and drink his perspiring beer.