A Walk Through Purgatory
by Philip Schaub
Published by Philip Schaub at Smashwords
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Copyright 2013 Philip Schaub
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Chapter 1: Court
Lost and confused, Pete stepped out of a bright mist. Where was he? What was happening? He was so bewildered that it took a minute before he realized the pain in his knees was gone. For several years, Pete had worked hard to ignore the pain in his knees. Suddenly there was no pain to ignore! Gingerly, he stepped firmly with one foot, then the other. No pain! Then, ever so gently, he bounced up on his tiptoes. Still no pain! He walked in a small circle, then glided, and then danced around in the smooth swirling motions of a waltz. Still he felt no pain! Growing bold, he did an Irish jig, or at least something vaguely resembling an Irish jig. All of this was without any pain at all!
Stopping to think, Pete realized that he had never felt better in his life! Not only his knees felt great. His breathing was easy. His eyesight was perfect. In fact, all pain and discomfort had ended the moment Pete … … died?