By Jerry Thompson
Copyright 2010 Jerry Thompson
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This short story is a work of fiction. The people’s names and places are not known to be real.
“Let me he’p ya up, Laddie,” said the stranger. Two strong hands grabbed me on each side of my bicep and yanked me to my feet. I took a step and stumbled again. The strong hands pulled me up a second time.