Imagine a world in which debt is a punishable offence... In just such a world, the laws that govern debt and the handling of debtors can be manipulated by clever and perverted men - and women - to their own advantage and pleasure. And that's exactly what John Griffin and his cronies do when an investigative reporter begins to be just a bit too much trouble... More
Author's note: this story was written a few years ago, with the house price and 'credit boom' lunacy at its height. I didn't like it, so I put my feelings into this, and the stories which follow it. Clever? Not really; it doesn't (didn't) take a genius to see what was coming - so why didn’t 'they'?