The Other Side of the World
A Short Story by R. J. Thomas
For Miss R
Published by R. J. Thomas at Smashwords
© Copyright 2012 by R. J. Thomas
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The man entered the Internet café at about eight o’clock in the evening. He liked this café because it was open until midnight and was very cheap, much more reasonable than the printing chains that charged twelve dollars per hour for Internet access. Here, you could go online for an hour, and, even though the cost was supposed to be five dollars per hour, the owner was very lenient about his own rates, and often charged the man only a dollar.