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In the Shadows of the Trees
This wasn't the time for visitors. This wasn't the time for anything. When the doorbell rang, it was raining so hard it sounded like marbles pounding against the shingles. Bigger than marbles. Boulders maybe. Nick lay in the dark living room, wrapped in afghan, an ice pack over his eyes. Ella had been dead a week.